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Lake County News

Lake and Mendocino Stand Down and Resource Fair planned for Sept. 22

LAKEPORT, Calif. — The Lake County Vet Connect Volunteers will host the annual “Lake and Mendocino Stand Down and Resource Fair” on Wednesday, Sept. 22. The event will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Lake County Fairgrounds, 401 Martin St. in Lakeport. All veterans are welcome.
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Rockingham County to host USA Patriots softball team Thursday

ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) - The USA Patriots, formerly the Wounded Warriors Amputee Softball Team, will take on members of Rockingham County Fire and Rescue and local all-star players Thursday night at Rockingham Park. Director of Rockingham County Parks and Recreation Kirby Dean said they look forward to having the...
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Liberal First


Andres Osbaldo Ortiz Jr., 38, died Monday, Sept. 13, 2021 at Southwest Medical Center in Liberal. He was born Sept. 5, 1983 to Andres Osbaldo Ortiz Sr. and Maria Angeles Andrade in Spearman, Texas. He married Sarai Marroquin June 26, 2006 in Kent, Wash. She survives. He was in the...
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Camp Corral Welcomes Wounded Warriors Family Support as Sponsor of Programs for Children and Families of Wounded Warriors

RALEIGH, N.C., September 16, 2021 ( - Camp Corral, a leading provider of support and enrichment opportunities for the children of this nation's wounded, ill and fallen military heroes, announces Wounded Warriors Family Support (WWFS), a nonprofit supporting the families of those who have been wounded, injured or killed during combat, as an official sponsor of its year-round resilience programming, to include Summer Camp and Family Camp Retreats. With a shared focus on providing respite to those who care for wounded and ill service members, the nonprofits will collaborate to ensure their programs are available to as many families as possible.
Daily News-Record

Herbert Latane Tanner

Herbert Latane Tanner, 93, of New Market, passed away Saturday, Sept. 4, 2021, at Life Care Center in New Market. A Celebration of Life will be at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021, at Manor Memorial United Methodist Church. The Rev. Steven Creech will officiate. Burial will be private. Herbert...

From the Colombian Navy to Purdue University Global master’s psychology student, Marjorie Ramos-Salcedo receives Psi Chi scholarship

WEST LAFAYETTE — Growing up in the Republic of Colombia as the daughter of a woman passionate about learning English and her father, an army officer, Marjorie Ramos-Salcedo witnessed firsthand the agony – mental as much as physical – of war. It led her to study English and psychology and become an officer of the Colombian Navy, supporting the mental health of the men and women who were risking their lives, their minds, their families, and their health to protect their homeland.

Walking for Wounded Warriors

A group of Cabool citizens got together and raised $1,805 for Wounded Warrior Project Carry Forward by doing a virtual 5K on September 11. Last Saturday, September 11, in remembrance of 9/11 they walked with weighted vests or carried a flag as they walked at Montgomery Lake. All of the money raised will go to help veterans who have been wounded while serving our country. You can still support this fundraising effort by visiting Shown at Montgomery Lake last Saturday are, front row from left, Jackson Morgan and Miles Morgan; second.

William Richard (Dick) Shope Sr.

William Richard (Dick) Shope Sr., 83., of Hershey, passed away peacefully August 1, 2021 at Hershey Medical Center with his loving family by his side. Please join our family in celebration of our beloved Father and Grandfather. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his memorial service, on Friday, September 24th at the Greenmount Cemetery in York, PA at 10:00 AM. Use the 721 Carlisle Avenue entrance. Luncheon to follow at 1:30.

Andres Osbaldo Ortiz Jr.

Andres Osbaldo Ortiz Jr., age 38, died Monday, September 13, 2021, at Southwest Medical Center in Liberal, Kansas. He was born on September 5, 1983, the son of Andres Osbaldo Ortiz Sr. and Maria Angeles Andrade in Spearman, Texas. Andres married Sarai Marroquin on June 26, 2006, in Kent Washington....

Tri-Cities Opera to Present ‘The Falling and the Rising’

On Sept. 16, Tri-Cities Opera in upstate New York will honor current U.S. Military Service Members and Veterans in a free live performance. The performance will take place at the Broome County Forum Theatre at 7 p.m. and will feature the nationally renowned United States Army Field Band’s production of “The Falling and the Rising.” The US Army Field Band will celebrate its 75th Anniversary of connecting the American people to their Army by honoring Soldiers and Veterans at home and abroad as the Musical Ambassadors of the Army.
Sun Journal

Surplus of donations moves up date of Knights of Columbus yard sale

Shoppers in the market for great bargains are in for a treat at a huge yard sale beginning Thursday. The Knights of Columbus are preparing for one of their biggest yard sale fundraisers to date at their building located at 1225 Pine Tree Drive in New Bern. Two buildings and a tent will hold thousands of goods for shoppers to choose from.
Natchitoches Times


Robert James “Jim” McArthur passed away Sept. 9, 2021, in his home surrounded by his loved ones at the age of 82. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, retired veteran and loyal employee.Jim was born in El Paso, Texas, to Jesse J. and Estelle Trammel McArthur on March 15, 1939.


Harvey Harrison Moses Jr., of Petersburg, W.Va., left this earth to be with our heavenly Father on Sept. 8, 2021. Harvey was born on May 15, 1925 in Milton, W.Va., the son of the late Harvey H. Moses Sr. and Alma F. (Wallace) Moses. On May 4, 1946 he married his wife of 75 years, Betty (Villars) Moses, who survives in Petersburg. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family being preceded in death by three brothers and four sisters. He leaves behind three daughters: Martha L. Kessinger, Mary C. Beshers and E. Marie Lantz; five grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
Arkansas Online

Jerry W. "Pee Wee" Reinold

Jerry W. "Pee Wee" Reinold, age 73, of Greenbrier, Ark., born December 6, 1947, passed into the arms of his precious Lord and Savior Wednesday, September 8, 2021. Jerry was preceded in death by his father, Thomas L. Reinold; and his mother, Kathryn Belle Reinold; and precious wife, Polly Ann Reinold. Jerry is survived by his wife, Patricia "Pat" Reinold, who has been by his side loving and caring for him since their marriage 10 years ago. They have had some very special times together, especially enjoying time with their grandkids. Jerry is also survived by his daughter, Michelle Reinold-Osborne (Tommy); and beautiful granddaughter, Heather; his brothers, David Reinold (Brenda) and Jim Reinold; along with several nieces and nephews.

Jill Biden and Prince Harry to pair up for first event together since her move to White House and his to US when they honor wounded warriors in virtual gathering on Monday

Jill Biden is teaming up with Prince Harry on Monday to celebrate the Warrior Games, the first event for the two of them since she entered the White House. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin and Ken Fisher, Chairman and CEO of Fisher House Foundation, will join the duo for the virtual event, which will honor Warrior Games athletes, their families, and caregivers.

In photos: 9/11 ceremony at Augusta University

The city of Augusta and Augusta University held a ceremony Saturday at the Douglas Barnard Amphitheater commemorating the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. Speakers at the Sept. 11 event included Augusta University President Brooks A. Keel, PhD, City Administrator Odie Donald II, Richmond County Deputy Marshal Scott Peebles and new Augusta Fire Chief Antonio Burden.

Katherine Elizabeth Hill

Katherine Elizabeth Hill, lovingly known as Katie by friends and Nana by family, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Monday, September 13, 2021. Katie lived in Marion and was 101 and 3/4 years old. Katie was born January 20, 1920 in Delaware, Ohio to the late George...

Businesses welcome back Warhawks

When heading down the streets of Whitewater, The Book Teller from first glance might look like any ordinary small town bookstore. But, that is where you would be mistaken. At the business owned by UW-W alum Karen McCullen, who majored in Theater and English, you will find a treasure trove of locally made goods.