Local veteran shares real meaning of Memorial Day

HOUSTON – As we honor those who have served our country this Memorial Day, a local veteran gave us us his take on what the day means to him.

Retired U.S. Navy Reserve Capt. Richard Halferty served in the Korean War.

He said he lost several friends during his service, including his own brother.

Halfery said he wants to spend the day remembering those who have paid the ultimate price.

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