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Green County to get Veterans Center

Greene County will be getting a new community-based veterans center to provide readjustment counseling and family outreach, the Department of Veterans Affairs announced Wednesday. The center is expected to open in late 2009 and will be staffed by four mental health professionals and social workers, said Gary Collins, a team leader at the St. Louis […] Continue reading →

For Vietnam Veterans

A Veteran who served in the Republic of Vietnam between January 9, 1962 and May 7, 1975 is presumed to have been exposed to Agent Orange and other herbicides used in support of military operations.   Eleven diseases are presumed by VA to be service-connected for such veterans:                    Chloracne […] Continue reading →

Hats for Veterans from Bob Hoss Dodge

     Department Veterans Service Information Officer Bob Wonnell was at a VFW Information Booth outside Cabella’s in Kansas City last weekend.  The booth beside our information boot was  Bob Hoss Dodge.  The car dealer was giving away hats to anyone who bought a raffle ticket to support the VFW.  Well being a resourceful kinda guy […] Continue reading →