Tag: veteran

Officer injured during Oak Grove traffic stop

| December 2, 2018

Charges have been filed against a man who reportedly assaulted an Oad Grove police officer.

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Former President George H. W. Bush has died.

| December 1, 2018

George H. W. Busch, 94, has joined his soul-mate, Barbara Bush, who died in April of this year.

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Veteran Services Officer @ Trenton VFW

| November 2, 2018 | 0 Comments

A Veterans Service Officer will be present at Trenton VFW  from 8 am to 1 pm to help with VA  paperwork and answer any questions. You are asked to bring a copy of your DD-214, and all VA paperwork you may have.

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Previously unidentified WWII sailor laid to rest in Laclede

| October 11, 2018

His remains were exhumed in 2015 for the purposes of identification.

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Joseph (Joe) Beretta

| October 8, 2017

A Lexington resident, Joseph (Joe) Beretta, 96, died Sunday, October 8.

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Perpetrator of crash that killed AF veteran disappears

| November 11, 2016

An Independence man who left the scene of an accident in 2014 never showed up to his court date this week.

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Gary K. Brandon

| November 10, 2016

A Marshall resident, formerly of Casa Grande Arizona, Gary K. Brandon, (USAF Col., Ret.), 76, died Thursday, November 10, 2016.

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Newsmaker–Lexington veteran, Joe Beretta recounts experience in Pacific

| October 16, 2016

The increasingly rare opportunity to speak with a World War II veteran presented itself in the form of Joe Beretta from Lexington.

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Veteran education relief effort backed by U.S. Senator

| September 26, 2016

U.S. Senator and daughter of a WW II veteran, Claire McCaskill, is backing a bipartisan bill to support veteran students in the event of a closure of their college or university.

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