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Local Soldier Receives National Attention

Sgt. Joey Bozik Sgt. Joey Bozik

JUNE 27, 2005 -- A Wilmington soldier wounded in Iraq is getting national attention.

Sergeant Joey Bozik lost three limbs in a bombing outside Baghdad and has gone through more than 20 surgeries during his recovery.

His story was featured in an issue of "Time Magazine" back in March.

A documentary on Bozik will air on MTV at 10:00 Thursday night.

He will also visit the White House and meet President Bush.

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