U.S. Army/Staff Sgt. Joe Armas - Spc. Rebecca Evans, a crew chief assigned to Alpha Company, Task Force Guns, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, performs a last- second visual inspection of the outside of an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter prior to the aircraft running up for a maintenance test flight Friday. - - -
BELTON — Belton’s Lena Armstrong Public Library will soon offer virtual books. The library received a $5,000 J. Frank Dobie Library Trust Award, which is given each spring to chosen applicants. Kim Kroll, the library’s director, said all the money will be spent only on e-books.
The Defense Department on Tuesday released a report documenting the damaging cuts to military forces, modernization and readiness that will be required if defense budgets are held at sequester-levels in the years beyond fiscal 2015.