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Henderson County News

Gold Star mom honored 
to join veterans' flight

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A born soldier, Matthew T. Bolar died doing what a soldier does. Fighting the war. He was killed on May 4, 2007, in Iraq.   Read Story »

Tags: HonorAir | Veterans Day | military veterans | Honor Flight Network | War on Terror | Operation Iraqi Freedom

Henderson County News

Rotary Club honors Honor Guard

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The Henderson County Honor Guard performs the duty of honoring veterans who have passed way.   Read Story »

Tags: Veterans Day | military affairs | Rufus "Pooch" Pace | Henderson County Honor Guard

Hendersonville Life

For veterans, there is such thing as a free meal

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Jim Miller has always been prone to buying meals for service men and women.   Read Story »

Tags: HonorAir | Veterans Day | military veterans | Jim Miller

Henderson County Life

Donation for new roof 'answer to prayer' for vet program

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Donors to Hendersonville-based HonorAir came through with the final $7,000 needed to match a Veterans Administration grant and pay for a new roof at a residential rehabilitation and job-training center for homeless veterans.   Read Story »

Tags: HonorAir | Veterans Day | military veterans | military affairs | Veterans Restoration Quarters

Hendersonville News

HonorAir donates $40,000 for homeless veterans

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More than 200 homeless veterans will have shelter from the cold, job training and a chance to set foot on a career ladder thanks to $40,000 donation HonorAir presented on Veterans Day.     Read Story »

Tags: HonorAir | Veterans Day

Henderson County News

Events, park admission honor veterans

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Chimney Rock State Park and Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site are offering free admission, Fletcher  honors veterans on Saturday afternoon and the Hendersonville Rotary Club honors its veteran next week. Here's a roundup of Veterans Day events:   Read Story »

Tags: tourism | Veterans Day | military veterans | military affairs | Chimney Rock State Park

Hendersonville Life

Rotary Club's videos honor veterans

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The Hendersonville Rotary Club is observing Veterans Day with a series of video profiles that highlight Rotarians' military service in a broad way, including a son who followed his father's example, a longtime teacher in military schools abroad, a combat veteran of World War II and the Korean War and an Army draftee who served as a conscientious objector.   Read Story »

Tags: Veterans Day | Hendersonville Rotary Club

Henderson County Life

Honor Flight thanks Greatest Generation's veterans

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The old soldiers arrived before sunup. Now in their late 80s and early to mid-90s, they don't sleep in.   Read Story »

Tags: HonorAir | Jeff Miller | World War II veterans | Veterans Day

Hendersonville Business

Restaurants, stores honor veterans with free stuff

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From doughnuts to hardware, restaurants and chain stores are offering discounts, free meals and other free stuff to veterans and active-duty military personnel over the Veterans Day holiday weekend. In many cases, the businesses require a military ID is required or proof of service.   Read Story »

Tags: Veterans Day