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Lee Greenwood Honored At All-Star Salute In Huntsville

Lee Greenwood was honored on Oct. 12 in a special tribute concert at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, Alabama celebrating his 40-year career.

Waco teen raises money for veteran’s home

CPL Sue Downes joined the Army in 2004. Two years later while in Afghanistan, her life changed. She and her unit hit two landmines while coming under fire by a rocket propelled grenade and snipers. She lost both legs below the knee, her liver and intestines were lacerated, and she suffered a traumatic brain injury.

Cypress community welcomes veteran to a new home

Almost 15 years to the day since losing both her legs while deployed as a gunner in Afghanistan, Cpl. Sue Downes (retired) is the proud owner of a new, specially adapted home, thanks to the non-profit organization Helping a Hero and local homebuilder Caldwell Homes.

Helping a Hero welcomes double amputee solider to new Cypress home

Helping a Hero, a Houston-based charitable organization that has awarded more than 100 homes to wounded warriors, held a welcome home ceremony for Army Cpl. Sue Downes on Nov. 9 in Towne Lake.

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