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Navy Veteran drives away with a brand new truck

The Kenworth T680 is a top-of-the-line fleet truck, including a premium interior, collision mitigation, radar and camera technologies, a multi-media display, a fridge, a table and luxury bed.




Non-profit company helps Veterans receive free tickets

The non-profit Veteran Tickets Foundation provides free tickets to Servicemembers and Veterans to help them relax, strengthen relationships and connect with their communities.



Acclaimed recording artist releases holiday song honoring Servicemembers

Tim Rushlow, the former lead singer of the group Little Texas, co-wrote “A Soldier’s Gift” to pay tribute to America’s Armed Forces.

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Veteran of the Day Herb Weatherwax


This week we honor Army Veteran Herb Weatherwax.

Affectionately known as “Uncle Herb” around Hawaii, he was a native Hawaiian soldier.

On Dec. 7, 1941, Herb was on a weekend pass in Honolulu when he heard an announcement on the radio that Pearl Harbor was under attack by Japanese forces.

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