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Noah Taborda

Noah Taborda

Noah Taborda started his journalism career in public radio at KBIA in Columbia, Missouri, covering local government and producing an episode of the podcast Show Me The State while earning his bachelor’s degree in radio broadcasting at the University of Missouri School of Journalism. Noah then made a short move to Kansas City, Missouri, to work at KCUR as an intern on the talk show Central Standard and then in the newsroom, reporting on daily news and feature stories

From left, Sgt. 1st Class Jason Mitchell, Lt. Col. Nate Brookshire and Sgt. 1st Class Clavon Barney, have between them more than 60 years of service in the military. On the anniversary of 9/11, they are remembering the day that spurred them to join or further their military careers. (Submitted by Fort Riley Public Affairs)

Soldiers at Fort Riley reflect on their oath and service on anniversary of 9/11

By: - September 11, 2021

TOPEKA — Memories of the smoke plumes, the chaos and the intensity of Sept. 11, 2001, still maintain a powerful hold over many soldiers in Kansas. For some members of the military serving at Fort Riley now, that day changed the trajectory of their lives and gave them a new purpose. Now 20 years from […]