This week's tribute honors the life and service of WWII POW, amputee, and Army Air Forces P-38 pilot, Bert Shepard (1920-2008).
During an Amarillo VA luncheon, Veterans formed a support group and shared their personal stories about being a former POW.
U.S. Navy Veteran and swimmer, Tom Murry, created the AQUA VETS low-impact swim exercise program at the Tupelo Aquatic Center for Veterans.
Terminally ill Veteran Connie Willhite died three days after going on a fishing trip that was his dying wish. A Carl Vinson VA Medical Center hospice worker organized the trip for Willhite.
The McGuire VA Medical Center is organizing an effort to create to a special license plate for Virginia's women Veterans. Four hundred-fifty applications are needed by 12/7.