• Teen mows American flag design into yard to honor fallen soldier ahead of July 4th holiday

    By: Michelle Ewing, Cox Media Group National Content Desk

    HASLET, Texas -

    A 17-year-old from Texas paid homage to a friend and fallen soldier with a heartwarming patriotic display. 

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    According to KXAS-TV, Cameron James, of Haslet, used a lawn mower and weed eater to create an American flag design in the front yard of his family's home – just in time for Independence Day.

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    James told KXAS that he took on the four-hour project as a tribute to his friend, who died while serving in the Army.

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