Military

Veteran denied surgery for rare condition that causes constant pain, severe weight loss

After almost a decade of tests with the VA, the veteran sought outside care, but when he found a possible treatment, he was denied surgery twice.

SC girl wins award for service project, gets surprise from deployed dad

Pentagon reveals cyber breach of travel records

Embrace A Veteran: Refugee shares story of survival and service as Army colonel

Embrace A Veteran: Korean War veteran recalls helping thousands at sea

Embrace A Veteran: Mission of 93-year-old WWII veteran was to get troops home

Embrace A Veteran: Retired Marine changed military pay system during 28 years of service

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  Embrace A Veteran: Vietnam vet reflects on near-death experience, how rescue dog gives him hope

Embrace a Veteran: Former chief master sergeant reflects on 34 years of service in Vietnam, South Pole

Embrace a Veteran: Retired Army nurse continues to donate her time

Embrace a Veteran: Merchant Mariner, 97, honored to have served in World War II, Korean War

Embrace a Veteran: Korean War vet shares experience, continues to serve

A Local Veterans Story

A Brief History of the Marines

The Marine Corps is one of the most elite fighting forces in the world. They take on some of the toughest missions by conducting offensive and defensive combat and by fighting our country's battles In the air, on land, and sea.    Founded in November 10, 1775, The Marine Corps has been a component of the U.S. Department of the Navy since June 30, 1834, and works closely with the naval forces.     The United ...

Embrace A Veteran: Navy veteran gives back through Rolling Thunder

WMBF News is teaming up with Embrace Hospice to bring you the stories of local heroes in our monthly series "Embrace a Veteran."

Embrace A Veteran: Marine and wife share emotional journey and honor

A Myrtle Beach area Marine who served his country shares his emotional memories and introduces us to the wife he says keeps his spirits up and his dance moves hip.

Embrace a Veteran: Army veteran’s injuries don’t hinder his patriotism

A Loris Army veteran says the war in Iraq changed his life forever, but despite the complications, he's honored to have served.

Embrace a Veteran: VFW Post 10804 members take on mission to expand, help others

Embrace A Veteran: Marine continues to serve

Embrace A Veteran: Former Army pilot continues to give back