Veterans organization

Wounded veterans organization sends Rupert man on hunting trip | Mini-break

RUPERT — Wounded Heroes Hunting Camp has given a Rupert veteran the chance to go on a deer hunting expedition and, at least for a short time, forget about the chronic pain that gnaws at his body. David Hutchings, 47, was one of two Western men chosen to travel to the East Coast to hunt […]

Veterans organization

Local veterans organization wins national award | News

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – A local veterans organization is now in the national spotlight after winning a major award. The Veteran’s Club works every day to improve the lives of servicemen in Kentucky. “I want to create as many opportunities as possible for veterans to improve,” said veteran and club founder Jeremy Harrell. The group […]

Veteran services

Westbrook Veterans Services office asks vets to register

WESTBROOK — Maine’s first municipal veterans service office is scheduled to open at the community center in January, but director Arty Ledoux is asking veterans to register ahead of time. One of the office’s first jobs is to get an idea of ​​how many veterans live in Westbrook, Ledoux said. Voluntary registration would help the […]

Veterans benefits

Military Sexual Assault Victim Applauds New Access to NYS Veterans Benefits

A Dutchess County resident who advocates reform of military sexual trauma policies says New York’s new veterans’ legislation is groundbreaking. His work and story helped inspire the legislation that Democrat Didi Barrett sponsored in the Assembly. The bill that New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed on Veterans Day is a national first. It extends eligibility […]