SPC Jordan Byrd

Specialist Jordan Byrd served as a medic in the 101st Airborne. When his unit came under fire during an operation, Byrd watched as one of his fellow soldiers went down with a shot to the leg. Without hesitation, Byrd rushed to his aid across 30 meters of open ground,...

June Fremont

Meet a 97-year-old Woodbury resident who was one of the first female Marines she joined up during WWII, shortly after the United States Marine Corps authorized a Women’s Reserve in 1943.  Buttoned up in dress blues, June Fremont was treated like a celebrity...

Police Deputy Cooper Dyson

A Pierce County Sheriff’s deputy was killed in a crash while racing to the aid of fellow deputies who were being attacked by a domestic violence suspect. It was just after 3 a.m. Saturday when a 911 call reported that a child had been attacked and there were...

Police Deputy Cooper Dyson

A Pierce County Sheriff’s deputy was killed in a crash while racing to the aid of fellow deputies who were being attacked by a domestic violence suspect. It was just after 3 a.m. Saturday when a 911 call reported that a child had been attacked and there were...

SFC Michael Goble

Tributes have poured in for an Army Special Forces soldier who was killed in action Monday in Afghanistan, with friends and family hailing him as a “true American hero.” Sgt. 1st Class Michael Goble, 33, of Washington Township, N.J., was assigned...