Former Iraq hostage to sign, read book
Thomas Hamill, the truck driver who escaped his Iraqi captors in May, will sign and read Escape in Iraqon Oct. 11 at Lemuria Book Store at 4465 I-55 North in Jackson. Hamill, 44, was driving a fuel truck in Iraq for a Halliburton subsidiary when his convoy was ambushed April 9. He was kidnapped and imprisoned in a farmhouse 50 miles north of Baghdad until he escaped on May 2. For more information, call 1-601-366-7619.