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Huge advances for gay marriage in an eventful year

...than dozen similar rulings to follow by judges in other states.U.S. District Judge Robert Shelby, a former Army combat engineer, said in his 53-page decision that Utah failed to show how allowing same-sex marriages would harm opposite-sex...
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Home from war, still on a mission

...lives of underprivileged youths and increasing access to college scholarships. At the St. Louis Science Center, a combat engineer suffering from traumatic brain injury due to wounds in Iraq is now introducing schoolchildren to the pathology of the...
Addressing the needs of our wounded soldiers

...war wounds that penetrated far deeper than the pieces of shrapnel that won him his Purple Heart. Jim was a Vietnam combat engineer who survived the war but later became another kind of statistic - a lost soul, a veteran who never recovered from...
Fort Richardson soldier killed in combat in Afghanistan

...forces attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device and small arms fire. The 35-year-old Hickman was a combat engineer assigned to A Company, Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team (Airborne), 25th Infantry Division...
Trooper shoots armed man at Delta Junction campground

...Correctional Center before his arraignment.The Alaska Bureau of Investigations is conducting a probe. Fitzgerald is a combat engineer in the rear detachment of the 1st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Army spokesman Lt. Col...
Obama given a hearty welcome at Elmendorf

...Allison. Specialist Kyle Kothstein, a 20-year-old combat engineer and paratrooper who said he will be deployed to Afghanistan...Robert Wyzanski, 22, of Boston, another of the combat engineers and paratroopers. "I think he is a great president...

Army Pvt. Stan D.V. Stauffer has graduated from the combat engineer advanced individual training course at Fort Leonard Wood in Waynesville, Mo. Army Spec. Paul F. Ecklund has arrived for duty...
Leading the parade from the sidelines

...groups. Bev is a state officer if the Veterans of Foreign Wars Ladies Auxiliary. Gerald, who was a U.S. Army combat engineer in Korea, is the post commander for VFW Taku Post 5559, a position he also held in 1965. "I've always been patriotic...
Local woman's book honors war hero uncle

...indicating their assignment: To clear the path so the Infantry could advance safely to the front. During World War II, Combat Engineers laid and cleared mines, provided water supplies, dynamited obstacles including pillboxes, repaired roads and constructed...
American Legion hosts ceremony to honor vets

...This year's service features keynote speaker VFW Post Commander Gerald Dorsher, who served as a U.S. Army combat engineer in Korea. He was also past state commander of the VFW and commanded the First Civil Support Battalion of the 49th...


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