In the past three years, as part of Lubbock Homes for Heroes, the West Texas Home Builders Association has given homes to three soldiers who were injured in conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan.
This year, McMahan said, the group decided to do something different.
Past recipients Anthony Villarreal, Louis Flores and Shawn Walton faced many horrors in war, McMahan said.
"But he came back," McMahan said after talking about each soldier.
Houston Taylor was different. Continue reading the story in the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal.