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  • Marine's body arrives in Albany

    Marine's body to arrive in Albany soon

    Monday, June 4 2012 10:14 AM EDT2012-06-04 14:14:04 GMT
    Several law enforcement officers and members of the patriot Guard Riders are at the Albany airport awaiting the arrival of Steve Sutton's body from Delaware. The Marine Lance Corporal was killed in AfghanistanMore >>
    The airplane carrying the body of Lance Corporal Steve Sutton, the Lee County Marine who was killed in Afghanistan, has landed at the Albany airport.More >>
  • Volunteers sell T-shirts for fallen Marine

    Volunteers sell T-shirts for fallen Marine

    Monday, June 4 2012 3:27 PM EDT2012-06-04 19:27:44 GMT
    The community support honoring the fallen Lee County Marine continues to grow. Volunteers were outside of Café 230 in Lee County today, selling T-shirts honoring the fallen marine. 24-year old LanceMore >>
    The community support honoring the fallen Lee County Marine continues to grow.More >>
  • Steve Sutton's family speaks

    Steve Sutton's family speaks

    Monday, June 4 2012 3:25 PM EDT2012-06-04 19:25:13 GMT
    For the first time, the family of Lance Corporal Steve Sutton speaks to us about the fallen Marine. His wife arrived in South Georgia Friday from North Carolina. She says she is very grateful for allMore >>
    For the first time, the family of Lance Corporal Steve Sutton speaks to us about the fallen Marine.More >>
  • 'Big Steve' tribute grows

    'Big Steve' tribute grows

    Monday, June 4 2012 3:22 PM EDT2012-06-04 19:22:48 GMT
    We're still waiting to find out funeral arrangements for a Lee County Marine killed in Afghanistan. But you are encouraged to help line the route of the funeral procession for Lance Corporal Steve Sutton. ThereMore >>

    In Leesburg, Courthouse and City Hall flags fly at half staff, in honor of Lance Corporal Steve Sutton, a Marine killed in Afghanistan Saturday. Supporters are leading a social media campaign to honor Big Steve, now involving thousands of people.More >>

  • Community spirit grows for fallen Marine

    Community spirit grows for fallen Marine

    Monday, June 4 2012 3:22 PM EDT2012-06-04 19:22:48 GMT
    Friends of the late Lance Corporal Steve Sutton are asking businesses in Albany and Lee County to post his name on their signs, and lower their flags to half staff in his memory. The 24 year old fromMore >>
    Friends of the late Lance Corporal Steve Sutton are asking businesses to post his name on their signs, and lower their flags to half staff in his memory. The 24-year-old from Lee Co. was killed last week in Afghanistan by an improvised explosive device. More >>
  • Lee Co. Marine killed in Afghanistan

    Lee Co. Marine killed in Afghanistan

    Monday, June 4 2012 3:22 PM EDT2012-06-04 19:22:48 GMT
    A marine from Lee County was killed in Afghanistan. Family members say they were told on Saturday that 23 year-old Steven Sutton was killed in Afghanistan. He grew up in Lee County and graduated fromMore >>
    It's an especially painful Memorial Day for one south Georgia family.  A Marine from Leesburg,  Lance Corporal Steve Sutton was killed in combat over the weekend.  On the day the country honors our fallen troops his friends and relatives are in mourning.More >>