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OKLAHOMA CITY -- He's known as the voice in the afternoons, but KRXO radio fans won't be hearing Dave Kelso for a few weeks.

He left Thursday for Iraq where he'll visit with American troops.

"I believe in what these guys are doing," he said. "I have a lot of respect for men and women in uniform. They make sacrifices every day."

This is Kelso's third trip to Iraq since 2005. Click on the featured video to watch an extended interview with Kelso about his experiences.