April 15, 2018

The need to remember: Highway 39 dedicated to fallen soldiers

Efforts to honor vets. Linthicum was one of a number of speakers on hand Saturday to honor the Evans family as well as Steven Bates, chair […]
April 3, 2018

Volunteers making progress on Veterans Memorial

BANDON – The idea for a Bandon Veterans Memorial began several years ago when a few Bandon residents, after attending the dedication for the Myrtle Point […]
February 26, 2018

Grants available for Oregon veterans and war memorials

SALEM, Ore. – Oregon Heritage of Oregon Parks and Recreation Department is offering grants for the construction or restoration of veterans and war memorials.
February 20, 2018

Highway signs honor vets

Two new signs at the east city limit mark Highway 20 as the Medal of Honor Highway, honoring Oregon’s 26 recipients of the Medal of Honor. […]
February 16, 2018

New signs in Sweet Home celebrate Medal of Honor winners

Surrounding a table filled with photos of Oregon’s 26 Medal of Honor recipients, the Sweet Home High School Symphonic Choir performed the National …. On tables […]
February 14, 2018

US Highway 20 now Medal of Honor highway

The Oregon Medal of Honor Highway was created by House Bill 2100 passed by the Oregon Legislature in 2017, said Dick Tobiason, with Bend Heroes Foundation, […]
February 13, 2018

National Museum of the United States Army taking shape in Virginia

On a crisp morning just before Thanksgiving, a crowd of soldiers, Army Veterans and Army supporters joined more than 200 steel workers gathered on a construction […]
February 13, 2018

Veteran memorial signs to be unveiled

Signs honoring the Evans family will be unveiled during a dedication ceremony with assistance of the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association in Klamath Falls. The Evans memorials […]
February 7, 2018

Finalists Present Design Concepts, Share Their Vision for the National Native American Veterans Memorial

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian hosted the finalists, James Dinh, Daniel SaSuWeh Jones (Ponca) and Enoch Kelly Haney (Seminole), Harvey Pratt (Cheyenne/Arapaho), Stefanie […]