Veterans benefits

Tillis and VA Senate Committee Members Unveil Bipartisan Bill to Increase Veterans’ Benefits

US military veterans would receive their increased disability benefits each year under bipartisan legislation introduced by US Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC) and all other members of the US Senate Veterans Affairs (VA) Committee. “We promised the men and women who served our country that they would be supported after serving our country and protecting the […]

Veterans organization

Limestone County veterans organization struggles to recover

LIMESTONE COUNTY, AL (WAFF) — One of the oldest veterans organizations in Athens and Limestone County could fold without help from the community it serves, an official said. Local Disabled American Veterans Chapter 51 James L. Daniel was founded in 1954. It strives to empower veterans with disabilities, helps them obtain benefits and services earned […]

Veteran services

Certificate programs for people who want to work in veterans services are on the rise

In recent years, colleges and universities across the country have seen a marked increase in the number of students wanting to be equipped to serve veterans. Some are veterans themselves, some have personal connections, and others may have taken a course that sparked an interest in pursuing a career in veterans services. Dr. Frances W. […]