Wallace, N.C., Mourns Guardsman Killed in Iraq Emanuel Pickett was a well-liked man in the small town of Wallace, N.C. He was the local butcher and a police captain, and he served in the National Guard. He was on deployment in Iraq when he was killed by mortar fire in Baghdad.
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Wallace, N.C., Mourns Guardsman Killed in Iraq

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Wallace, N.C., Mourns Guardsman Killed in Iraq

Wallace, N.C., Mourns Guardsman Killed in Iraq

Wallace, N.C., Mourns Guardsman Killed in Iraq

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Emanuel Pickett was a well-liked man in the small town of Wallace, N.C. He was the local butcher and a police captain, and he served in the National Guard. He was on deployment in Iraq when he was killed by mortar fire in Baghdad.

Catherine Welch reports from member station WHQR.