Large crowd honors local war hero

Hunt, Kaufman County – A large crowd helped welcome home an area hero Thursday. A motorcade transported the body of U.S. Army Specialist Jonathan D. Emard of Poetry, killed while serving in Iraq, from Greenville to Terrell. Funeral services for Emard are scheduled for 11 a.m. today at Lake Pointe Church in Rockwall.

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