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Effingham, Illinois is located in Effingham County. Zip codes in Effingham, IL include 62401. The median home price in Effingham is $139,900 which is roughly $78/per square foot. More Effingham information.

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Saturday Apr 12 | SFGate

Fort Hood victim laid to rest in Missouri

Members of the Rolla Patriot Guard Riders travel along the procession route on 10th Street in Rolla, Mo., after the funeral service of Sgt.


Fri Apr 11, 2014


Obama at Fort Hood memorial: 'Tragedy brings us together again'

Obama, citing 1 Corinthians, said, "With God's amazing grace we somehow bear what seems unbearable.


Wed Apr 09, 2014

CBS News

Obama at Fort Hood: We must also keep our troops safe at home

Four and a half years after President Obama last traveled to Fort Hood to mourn soldiers killed by a colleague, the president returned once again to pay his respects to another three soldiers that were killed in a shooting at Fort Hood last week.


Mon Apr 07, 2014


Fort Hood Gunman Fired 35 Rounds During 8-Minute Rampage

An invitation-only memorial service for the three soldiers killed in the shooting rampage Wednesday will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday on Sadowski Field at the III Corps Headquarters Building.


Sun Apr 06, 2014


Sgt. Tim Owens Learned He Had a Sister Weeks Before His Death

As soon as Sgt. Tim Owens learned he had a sister that he never knew about, he asked for her phone number.


Sat Apr 05, 2014


Army confirms identities of Fort Hood fallen

Each of them had deployed overseas and survived, only to be killed on home soil.


Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Miami Herald

Fort Hood reveals identities of 3 soldiers killed

The three soldiers killed in a shooting rampage at Fort Hood by another military man had served in the military for years and been deployed to Iraq as well as other places.


Daily Mail

Heartbroken fiancee of second Fort Hood victim Danny Ferguson...

Hero of Fort Hood killed yards away from his fiancee: Fellow soldier and heartbroken partner of second named victim reveals how he died blocking gunman from reaching a room full of their comrades Sgt.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Washington Post

Mother of Fort Hood shooting victim recalls her a bravea son

The mother of a counselor shot at Fort Hood said that her son, Timothy Wayne Owens, was a brave man who tried to counsel and help others.



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