Veteran Josh Walker of 101st Airborne questioned PTSD existence for six years before seeking treatment Article by Ken Budd, courtesy of HumanAnimalBond.org Before his dog Baxter changed his life, Josh Walker was suffering from night terrors. In 2005, Walker was deployed to Iraq as a cavalry scout in the 101st Airborne, enduring ambushes and firefights. The nightmares started when he returned home, along with hallucinations, fits of anger, and fear. He’d slam on the brakes […]
Area veterans were honored during the 2018 Community Veterans Breakfast and Stand Down Event hosted at the Princeton Church of God on Oakvale Road in Princeton, WV. The event offered guest speakers, a great meal, and various surplus items that were distributed. Approximately one thousand meals were served. Quality time with fellow veterans, families & […]
Watch Live: President Trump awards Congressional Medal of Honor (MOH) to Sergeant Major John L. Canley, USMC (Vietnam Veteran-Retired)
President Donald J. Trump awards the Congressional Medal of Honor (MOH) to Sergeant Major John L. Canley, United States Marine Corps (Retired), for conspicuous gallantry. Sergeant Major John L. Canley receivd the MOH for his actions from January 31 to February 6, 1968, while he was ssigned to Company A, First Battalion, First Marines while […]
Congressional Medal of Honor Society Reception hosted by President Donald J. Trump in the East Room, Wednesday, September 12th, 2018.
President Trump addressed the Salute to Service Dinner at The Greenbrier Resort, White Sulphur Springs, WV
President Donald Trump made his fifth visit to the Mountain State on Tuesday, July 3rd, for the Salute to Service dinner event held at the historic Greenbrier Resort. The Greenbrier Classic had been rebranded as A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier, and this inaugural dinner event was meant to honor the countless men and women […]
This video includes information and a sample conversation to help family members talk to Veterans about their emotional health, distress, or even suicide. Each of us can make a difference in the life of a Veteran who is feeling stressed, anxious, or hopeless. The simple act of starting a conversation can be the turning point […]
Revisiting a powerful video from 2015, reminding us, how we all can make a difference.