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Showing posts with label Veterans. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Veterans. Show all posts

Saturday, August 3, 2019

Alabama veterans die by suicide at a higher rate than the national average, help is available


Alabama veterans die by suicide at a higher rate than the national average, help is available


Article Excerpt: "... The first thing to know, if you are considering suicide, or are concerned that a loved one is considering suicide, you're urged to call: The Veterans Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255, and Press 1. There are trained counselors and resources immediately available. With the state ranking second nationally in this terrible category, the Alabama Legislature and the Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs have authorized a new study ..."


Reference: whnt.com

Sunday, June 9, 2019

Alabama author, veterans advocate releases first novel


Alabama author, veterans advocate releases first novel


Article Excerpt: "... Huntsville author David Carney just released his first fiction work, 'The Quest.'..."


Reference: www.al.com

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Hundreds honor WWII Navy veteran to be buried at home in Limestone County


Hundreds honor WWII Navy veteran to be buried at home in Limestone County


Article Excerpt: "... On Sunday, more than 300 people attended a visitation for World War II veteran Edgar Gross, who died on board the USS Oklahoma during the Pearl Harbor attack in 1941. His body was recently identified and his remains are now home in Limestone County..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Saturday, May 11, 2019

BeArded WARRIORS, Home Depot help renovate home for Korean War veteran


Alabama group, Home Depot help renovate home for Korean War veteran


Article Excerpt: "...Lorenzo Covington was chosen by BeArded WARRIORS, a Huntsville-based nonprofit organization...teamed with Home Depot, and 120 volunteers..."


Reference: www.ajc.com