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I-30 designated as Purple Heart Trail

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TEXARKANA, Ark. (KTBS) -Some new signs posted along I-30 will honor wounded veterans.

Interstate 30 from the state line in Texarkana to Little Rock has been designated as a "Purple Heart Trail."

The announcement was made by the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department and the Arkansas Military Order of the Purple Heart.

The dedication in Miller County completes the Purple Heart Trail in Arkansas.

The Purple Heart is given to military personnel who are wounded in action.

Arkansas is now one of only three states to complete the trail honoring injured soldiers.

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