UA student to receive Purple Heart on campus

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - A University of Arkansas student is to be presented a Purple Heart during a ceremony on campus.

The university says military veteran Murphy McCrary from Collierville, Tenn., will be presented with the Purple Heart Friday afternoon during a ceremony at the Veterans Resource and Information Center on the Fayetteville campus.

McCrary was wounded during a deployment to Afghanistan.

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