Service Salute

Saluting a local nurse and Army veteran for Service Salute and Nurse's Week

In Thursday's Service Salute, we honored a nurse and Army veteran.

Local high school teacher goes above and beyond to show pride in students

Wednesday's Service Salute was sent in by Yoli Johnston. She wanted to honor her honey, George Allen who is a Diesel Technology Instructor at Riverside High School.

Honoring a local teacher for her hard work as a middle school teacher

Tuesday's Service Salute went out to the mother of NewsChannel 9's Monica Cortez.

A local firefighter receives a special award for his hard work and dedication

Monday's Service Salute was sent in by one of our producers here at NewsChannel 9, Martina Valverde. She wanted to honor her husband, Ken Mills.

Honoring a military member and a member of our community

Friday's Service Salute was sent in by the Texas Tech Orthopedic Surgery staff. They wanted to honor LTC Miguel Pirela-Cruz.

Honoring local firefighters who took part in the Race for the Cure

Thursday's Service Salute was sent in by Rona Fagan. She wanted to honor our local firefighters who ran in the Susan G. Komen race for the cure this year.

Saluting a U.S. Marine

Wednesday's Service Salute was sent in by Mary Ann Kautz. She wanted to honor CPL Victor Flores who proudly served as a United States Marine from 1969 to 1971.

A special birthday wish for a U.S. veteran

Tuesday's salute was not only to honor a United States veteran but a happy birthday wish as well.

Saluting SSG Antonio Oliveira

Monday's Service Salute was sent in by Vanessa Oliveira. She wanted to honor her husband, Staff Sergeant Antonio Oliveira. He is seen in this photo with their two sons.

Salute to a member of the U.S. Army

We want to thank one of our Facebook fans for sending us Friday's salute.

This salute goes out to SSG Porfirio Bernal

Thursday's Service Salute was sent in by Selina Bernal. She said she wanted to honor her amazing husband, Staff Sergeant Porfirio Bernal. He is currently stationed in Afghanistan on his fourth tour.

A lovely salute from a loving wife

We want to thank Elina Rivera for taking the time to send in Wednesday's Service Salute. She said she wanted to honor her loving husband, Raymond Rivera. He's been serving in the Army for 16 years now.

Honoring this loving father, seen here with his adorable daughter

In Thursday's Service Salute, we honored Arturo Ruiz.

This salute goes out to an El Paso fireman

Tuesday's Service Salute was sent in by Veronica Soto who wanted to honor her son-in-law, Carlos Murillo. She said he is from Clint, Texas. He has proudly served two tours in Iraq and is now an El Paso fireman.

Saluting a group of people taking a 'selfie'

Tuesday's Service Salute was sent in by Dustin Hart. He wanted to honor his supervisor, friend and hero.