Commissioners Honor Fallen Soldier's Memory
A resolution in honor of the memory of Pvt. 1st Class Cody Eggleston, who lost his life Oct. 24 as a result of enemy fire in Iraq, was approved on Monday by the Transylvania County Board of Commissioners.
Eggleston, who was from Eugene, Ore., married Brevard resident Karie Eggleston earlier this year before shipping out for Iraq with the Army.
The resolution will be presented to Karie at the Nov. 24 Commission meeting.
A copy of the resolution will also be sent to Eggleston's parents in Oregon.
"It's the least we can do. He made the ultimate sacrifice," said Commission
Chairman Jason Chapp...