Boy, 6, Gets Unforgettable Birthday Present: Dad Home From AfghanistanA Stillwater dad home from Afghanistan Tuesday gave his son a surprise birthday present he'll never forget. Derek Kirby, 6, hadn't seen his dad in nearly a year. Spc. Gary Kirby surprised him by wrapping himself up in a box at his birthday party.
Wisconsin Bill Would Forgive Dead Soldiers' Taxes The parents of a Wisconsin soldier killed in Afghanistan are backing a bill that would forgive state income taxes for military members killed in combat.