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5/21/06

FMX Pays Tribute to Troops and Motorcycle Riders

Hundreds gathered for the West Texas Troops Salute hosted by FMX 94.5. They say it's an opportunity to get together and have a little fun, while paying tribute to those who have defended our freedom.  

Iraq War Veteran Stephen Hinkle says, "you had some support pretty much brother over there, but coming home having support from the communities drives it home for you. That's what you fight for, that's what you were doing over there."

So far this year, four people have died in motorcycle accidents in the Lubbock area. Because more motorcycles are on the roads each year, FMX also raised awareness for the motorcycle community through the Pride Ride.

 

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