Veterans Day Events In Southern Oregon

MEDFORD, Ore. — There were many Veterans Day events in Southern Oregon. At Veterans Memorial Park, people marked the 60th anniversary of the Korean War. Dozens of people came to the event where they heard a speech from a woman who thanked U.S. service men and woman for their efforts to protect South Koreans. Esther … Continue reading »

UO Starts Veterans Oral History Project

EUGENE, Ore. — While the state of Oregon and indeed the nation honors veterans on November 11th, one project at the University of Oregon is trying to preserve their stories. The UO Veterans’ Oral History Project is headed by Professor Alexander Dracobly, and aims to document the military experiences of men and women associated with … Continue reading »

Veterans Honored in White City

WHITE CITY, Ore. — There wasn’t an empty seat as veterans and families of veterans were on hand to honor those who fought for their country.¬†Gulf War Navy veteran Joe says veterans day reminds him of his military days. He says it’s the comments from complete strangers that mean the most. “I had a lady … Continue reading »