Family And Friends Remember NE Soldier
A town said goodbye to a true hero, Specialist Darren Howe of Beatrice was laid to rest on Friday. He will be remembered as a hero for giving his own life to save the lives of his fellow soldiers. Despite being badly burned himself he continued to pull his fellow soldiers out of their burning vehicle after a roadside bomb attack in Iraq. Darren was awarded several medals, including the purple heart and the bronze star.