Photos by Mark M. Hancock / © The Beaumont Enterprise
>(Above) Sgt. B.J. Murphy (right) gives his son Hunter, 7 months, (left) a kiss after the company was released at the National Guard Armory in Beaumont on Saturday, May 14, 2005. Meghan Murphy (background) went to Georgia with her husband and gave birth to Hunter there.
Award of Excellence, General News photo, The Society for Newspaper Design.
1st Place, News Photo, Texas Press Association
3rd place, News photo, Hearst Honors May clip contest.
3rd Place, News Photo, Press Club of Southeast Texas, Excellence in Media Awards
Sgt. Jeremy Hodges (left) reunites with his daughter Emily Hodges, 3, (right) after a company debriefing. Alpha Company of the 1/133rd Military Police Provision returned after serving 16 months at Fort Stewart, Ga. while the host company was deployed to Iraq.