Veterans Committee meets Thursday

Wednesday, August 5, 2009

The Marshall County Veterans Committee is hosting a veterans meeting on Thursday, Aug. 6, at 6 p.m. in the Church Street Church of Christ Annex.

The purpose of the meeting is to inform veterans of the benefits that are available through the Department of Veterans Affairs. Stan Collins, a veterans claims specialist with the Tennessee Department of Veterans Affairs will be the guest speaker.

There will be ample time to ask questions concerning veterans' benefits and who qualifies for such services. Veterans from all branches of the military services are invited and encouraged to attend.

This will also be an opportunity for veterans of Marshall County to get acquainted with the Marshall County Veterans Office and to offer suggestions of support for our local veterans.