World War II veterans honored in Toms River
A ceremony honoring "The Greatest Generation", World War II veterans in Ocean County for their service to our nation was held at the American Legion in Toms River Friday by Shore Congressman Tom MacArthur.
Toms River Hero Shares His Story
A Toms River native who was awarded one of the Navy's highest honors shared his heroic story with WOBM.
Petty Officer 3rd Class Travis Kirckof received the Navy and Marine Corps Medal after he saved the lives of at least two of his shipmates when their ship ran aground in the Pacific Ocean…
Toms River Sailor Honored by Navy
A sailor from Toms River has been awarded one of the Navy's highest honors for saving at least two of his fellow shipmates aboard the USS Guardian after the vessel struck a reef in the Pacific Ocean.
Navy Chopper Crashes Off Virginia, Killing 2
A Navy helicopter with five crew members crashed into the ocean off the Virginia coast during a routine training mission Wednesday, killing two crew members and leaving two in the hospital, the U.S. Navy said. Rescuers searched into the night for a fifth sailor...