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Arlington National Cemetery

President Obama rewards veterans with Medal of Honor at the White House on 3/18/14. (Source: CBS4)

Obama Awards Medal Of Honor To 24 Minority Veterans, Including 2 With So. Florida Ties

President Obama bestowed the highest military honor in the nation to 24 Americans, including two with ties to South Florida at the White House Tuesday.

03/18/2014

Private Lenny Kravitz (Source: Mitch Libman)

Decades Later, Two South Florida Heroes Receive The Honor They Deserve

For more than four decades, Mitch Libman has been fighting to get his friend Private Lenny Kravitz recognized for the hero he was on the battlefield in Korea.

03/12/2014

21-gun salute at Miami Beach Memorial Day ceremony (Source: CBS4)

S. Fla. & Rest Of Nation Pauses To Mark Memorial Day

From the nation’s capital to South Florida, people across the United States stopped Monday to remember those that have given the ultimate sacrifice in service to their country.

CBS Miami–05/27/2013

L-R: Lexi McBride Crawford, daughter of Bill McBride, Alex Sink, former gubernatorial candidate and widow of Bill McBride, and Bert McBride, son of Bill McBride, file past a photo of McBride at Palma Ceia Presbyterian Church in Tampa during his memorial service on December 28, 2012. McBride passed away at the age of 67 on December 22, 2012 while vacationing with his family in North Carolina. [Edmund D. Fountain, Times]

Hundreds Converge On Tampa To Remember Politics, Law Powerhouse

Hundreds of people gathered in Tampa on Friday to remember Bill McBride’s bravery in battle and compassion toward others.

CBS4–12/29/2012