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      VIDEO: Jefferson City Marine veteran receives smart home

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      The new smart house built for wounded Marine Tyler Huffman is now a home after a year of planning and six months of construction.

      In a ceremony Monday afternoon, the Siller Foundation turned over the keys to the property.

      "When this all started, all we were lookin' for was a little help...just simply raisin' some money to modify a simple house," Huffman said. "It's kinda hard to put into words how I feel right now. Gettin' a little emotional..."

      The Huffman home is the fifth built for wounded warriors by the Siller and Sinise foundations. A total of fifty homes have been promised.