March 16, 2017

BHS students learn from local veterans

BANDON – Students at Bandon High School gained valuable insight into the lives of those who have served their country when their teacher decided to get […]
March 13, 2017

Local woman veteran becomes commander for veteran organization

MEDFORD, Ore. – There’s a new commander for the Jackson County Disabled American Veterans Chapter 8. Alice Thomsen is the first woman veteran to become commander […]
March 11, 2017

Honor Flight seeks World War II vets

Honor Flight of Oregon is looking for World War II veterans! Honor Flights offer veterans an opportunity to visit memorials in Washington, D.C., that are dedicated to honoring […]
March 10, 2017

Purple Heart returned

Following a brief ceremony Thursday, a Purple Heart medal found by a local man 27 years ago in an attic started its journey back to its […]
March 9, 2017

Pendleton celebrates the Doolittle raiders 75 years later

Only remnants remain of the bustling Army base at the Pendleton airport during World War II, but organizers are looking to revive the spirit for a […]
March 8, 2017

World War II Veteran reunites with B-17 bomber

Memories were flying high last weekend as Norman Norquist took flight in the same type of plane he flew in during World War II. Norman, who […]
March 5, 2017

Vietnam veterans memorial revealed at Roseburg VA

As the blasts of the 21-gun salute faded across the dry gray sky, a military musician began to play Taps on the bugle. A crowd of […]
March 4, 2017

USAF Band of the Golden West performs in Oregon – All shows free!

The U.S. Air Force Band of the Golden West will present free concerts in Oregon by the Golden West Winds Woodwind Quintet. * Salem, Ore., Golden […]
March 1, 2017

Veteran’s dream granted

DALLAS — Monday morning, Jill Starbuck, and her partner, Richard, boarded a plane to fulfill a dream. Starbuck, a military veteran, has pancreatic cancer and is […]