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2009 Fort Hood Attack Victims Will Receive Purple Heart

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 9:59pm
Victims of the 2009 shooting at Fort Hood will receive either the Purple Heart, or its civilian counterpart, the Secretary of Defense Medal for the Defense of Freedom. Secretary of the Army John McHugh made the announcement on Feb. 6, following a change by Congress concerning eligibility for the medals. In the attack by Major Nidal Hassan, 13 people were killed and more than 30 wounded.
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Neighbors Invited to Clear the Air on Fracking This Weekend at WJU

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 9:47pm
Fracking under the Ohio River has become a hot button issue that is causing concern for many across the Ohio Valley Recently, Gastar Exploration was awarded a bid to drill wells underneath a two mile section of the Ohio River near Marshall County. It has many people worried about the safety of drinking water and the increased risk of earthquakes.On Saturday February 7th, residents will have the opportunity to learn more about the fracking process when the Wheeling Jesuit University Appalachia...
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