Tennessee Town Names Widow and Infant Son July 4 Parade Grand Marshals

Most Fourth of July parades are glitzy affairs with sparklers, bright costumes and a celebrity grand marshal. But in Lewisburg, Tenn., parade chairman Jamie Bone wanted his grand marshal to be someone different, "someone who has truly made a difference in the world." So he called Crissie Carpenter. The 22-year-old became a widow and a single mother in February when her husband, a Marine, was shot in Afghanistan. "I don't think you can give enough thanks to the men and women who have given...Full Story
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