Josh Eckhoff (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Wounded Iraq Vet Has Spent Nearly 5 Years On Road To Recovery

Josh Eckhoff will serve as Grand Marshal for Saturday’s Veterans’ Day Parade.


File photo of Morris Dees, founder of the Southern Poverty Law Center. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Dees: Obama Failed To Heed McGovern’s Plea On Wars

The founder of the Southern Poverty Law Center says former Sen. George McGovern implored Barack Obama to end the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan right after the 2008 election.


Mitt Romney and Barack Obama debate (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Opinion: A Mad, Personal-Attacking, Interrupting Obama Loses Third Presidential Debate

Romney won this debate in more ways than one – most impressively due to his dignified style.


Dean C. Bryant (FBI)

New FBI Head: St. Louis At “Top Of The Chain” For Violent Crime

Greenville native takes over as Special Agent in Charge.


Parade goers hold signs to show their appreciation for veterans during a parade in St. Louis on January 28, 2012. People lined a parade route in downtown St. Louis for the nation’s first parade to honor those who have served in Iraq and Afghanistan. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Veterans Jobs Corps Idea Gets Local Praise

The Mission Continues C.O.O. says his agency will assist President Obama if asked.



Heroes Parade Downtown

First parade in U.S. to honor Iraq and Afghan war veterans


A Desert Soldiers Memorial on the steps on the Soldiers Memorial in downtown St. Louis.

Names Of Fallen Servicemen Read All Night

A 12 hour reading of the names of those who lost their lives in service began at 9:11 Friday night.



Heroes Parade Continues To Grow

Over 1,000 vets, 83 floats expected



Veterans Encouraged To Sign Up For “Welcome The Heroes” Parade

Iraq and Afghanistan War veterans to be honored Saturday.


Baghdad,Iraq; April 6, 2003. US Marines from the 3rd Battalion engage Iraqi troops loyal to Saddam Hussein in battle at the Diyala bridge just 9 miles from downtown Baghdad during the initial invasion of Iraq. After a firefight that lasted two days the Am

Organizers of Iraq “Welcome Home” Parade Asking for Help

Craig Schneider says St. Louis will be the first city in the country to hold such a ceremony for returning soliders.





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