U.S. Army http://wkyufm.org en Fort Knox Soldier Killed in Afghanistan http://wkyufm.org/post/fort-knox-soldier-killed-afghanistan <p>A 27-year-old Army soldier based at Fort Knox has died after his unit was attacked in Afghanistan last Saturday. The military says Army Spc. Angel L. Lopez of Parma, Ohio died in Zabul Province, Afghanistan.&nbsp; Lopez was a wheeled vehicle mechanic.&nbsp; It was Lopez&rsquo;s first deployment overseas.<br /><br />His awards include the Afghanistan Campaign Medal with Combat Star, National Defense service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, NATO medal and the Army Service Ribbon.&nbsp;<br /> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 16:38:33 +0000 WKU Public Radio News 38286 at http://wkyufm.org Fort Knox Soldier Killed in Afghanistan It's a Week of Celebration for Ft. Campbell's 101st Airborne Division http://wkyufm.org/post/its-week-celebration-ft-campbells-101st-airborne-division <p>The 101st Airborne Division and Fort Campbell are celebrating 70 years since the inception of the airborne division with a weeklong celebration including games, a concert, an air show and memorials for the fallen. Fri, 10 Aug 2012 15:07:09 +0000 Associated Press 17173 at http://wkyufm.org It's a Week of Celebration for Ft. Campbell's 101st Airborne Division Funeral Set for Tuesday for Kentucky Soldier Killed in Afghanistan http://wkyufm.org/post/funeral-set-tuesday-kentucky-soldier-killed-afghanistan <p>The Associated Press reports funeral services will be held this week for a U.S. Army soldier from Dixon, who was killed recently in Afghanistan.&nbsp; Rudy-Rowland Funeral Home Director Jerel Schneider says Spc. David W. Taylor will be buried in the Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Henderson on Tuesday. Sun, 08 Apr 2012 12:37:00 +0000 Associated Press & Dan Modlin 10382 at http://wkyufm.org