Stand Down helps meet veterans’ needs

 338 total views,  2 views today

NEWPORT — The sixth Lincoln County Veterans Stand Down was held at the Shilo Inn in Newport on Friday, Dec. 6, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Stand Down originated during the Vietnam War to create a safe retreat for combat units returning home. Troops were able to take care of personal hygiene, eat and get access to things like medical and dental care and clean clothes.

Hits: 20

Want more information on benefits and programs related to ?

More Stories