Thursday morning briefing: Iran Hostage Crisis, off-road vehicles and a schedule

Good morning and welcome to the Freedom New Mexico Thursday morning briefing.

Hands-on learning

Courtesy photo Members of a Clovis Special Weapons and Tactics team search rescued hostages and a terrorist during a recent exercise held at Cannon Air Force Base. By 2nd Lt. George Tobias: 27th Fighter Wing Public Affairs Cannon Air Force Base — Reserve Officer Training Corps Cadets from colleges across the United States recently had […]

Widow remembers husband’s heroism


By Karl Terry: PNT Managing Editor A Portales woman still wrestles with demons that had their roots in the Iranian hostage crisis more than a quarter-century ago. Trudy McKeel is the widow of John D. McKeel, a Marine guard at the U.S. Embassy in Tehran, Iran, one of 52 Americans held hostage for 444 days […]