Rounds of showers and thunderstorms could cause issues across the region Saturday. Damaging winds, large hail and a few tornadoes will be possible.
FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) - A Fort Campbell soldier has died in
Afghanistan after his unit came under rocket attack.
The military says 35-year-old Sgt. 1st Class Raymond J. Munden
died Monday at Forward Operating Base Tillman in Paktika Province.
He was an infantryman assigned to B Company, 2nd Battalion,
506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne
He joined the Army in August 1991 and arrived at Fort Campbell
in January 2002.
Munden, whose hometown is listed as Mesquite, Texas, is survived
by his wife, Kelly, and daughters Sydney and Kailey of Depew, N.Y.;
sons Gaven and Garrett of Copenhagen, N.Y.; his father, Ralph, of
Richland, Mo.; and mother, Billie Clark, of Mesquite.
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