Welcome Home event planned
The West Texas VA Health Care System is hosting a welcome home event to honor veterans who have served in Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation New Dawn (OEF/OIF/OND) beginning at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 27, at the historic Fort Concho in San Angelo. These veterans and their families will be served a barbecue dinner and have live entertainment by Cross County the band. Information tables about programs and resources available to them will be set up as well, with subject matter experts available to answer any questions they might have or enroll them with VA health care. Activities will end around 9 p.m. OEF/OIF/OND veterans are encouraged to contact Jill Johansen at 432-263-7361 ext. 7144 to RSVP or for any further questions.