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Dec 10, 2018

San Antonio Express-News Senior Reporter Sig Christenson commemorates the Pearl Harbor story of 99-year-old Virgil Lee Ward. Find more of Sig Christenson's coverage of military issues at https://www.expressnews.com/author/sig-christenson/.


Dec 3, 2018

San Antonio Express-News Senior Reporter Sig Christenson details what the Air Force has learned from the first test of Pilot Training Next, a concept that could one day shorten the amount of time need to train pilots by infusing more technology into their learning. Find more of Sig Christenson's coverage of military...


Oct 20, 2018

San Antonio Express-News Senior Reporter Sig Christenson recently spoke with the commander of U.S. Army North, Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Buchanan, about the upcoming 101st anniversary of the execution of 19 soldiers in the all-black 3rd Battalion, U.S. 24th Infantry for their role in a deadly Houston riot. Find more of Sig...


Oct 1, 2018

San Antonio Express-News Senior Reporter Sig Christenson recently spoke with 88 year old semi-retired U.S. Army Colonel Basil Pruitt, who continues working a day or two every week at the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research at Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston. Pruitt is a true pioneer in his field, and those...


Sep 23, 2018

San Antonio Express-News Senior Reporter Sig Christenson recently spoke with Army Spc. Alec Alcoser on the day that he was reunited with his working dog, Alex, weeks after they were both injured in an explosion. You'll hear from Alec himself, as well as what others like him have gone through during the use dogs in the...