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Central Ohio World War Two Vet Killed In Traffic Accident.

American Legion Post 283 outside Pickerington.
12:00AM
November
9, 2010

Veteran’s Day preparations continue in Pickerington. The city will host the Vietnam Travelling Memorial Wall beginning tomorrow through the weekend. But as WOSU’s Steve Brown reports, the ceremonies have taken a more somber tone after one veteran was killed and another critically injured in an accident last night.

Local Iraq War Vet Uses Dog To Help With Brain Injury

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12:00AM
June 1, 2010

Thousands of Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans coming back with long-lasting injuries are facing hurdles here at home. WOSU reports more vets are diagnosed with traumatic brain injury or TBI and that is forcing Central Ohio healthcare professionals to learn how to help.

Some War Veterans Face Mental Health Hurdles

12:00AM
May
28, 2010

Thousands of Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans coming back with long-lasting injuries are facing hurdles here at home. More vets are diagnosed with traumatic brain injury or TBI and that is forcing Central Ohio health care professionals to learn how to help.

Annual Martin Luther King, Jr., Tribute at Columbus’ Veterans Memorial

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January
18, 2010

“Celebrate the Legacy: A Voice in The Crowd” is the name for this year’s Martin Luther King, Jr., observance at Veterans Memorial in Columbus.

Wreath Laying Marks Columbus Veterans Day

Colonel Deborah Ashenhurst of the Ohio Army National Guard salutes as Taps is played
12:00AM
November 11, 2009

At 11 o’clock on Veterans Day there was a wreath laying ceremony at Greenlawn Cemetery in Columbus.

Adventure camp host disabled vets, outdoor enthusiasts

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August
2, 2009

This weekend the Columbus-based Adaptive Adventure Sports Coalition hosted its annual Water Sports Adventure Camp, an event that helps disabled people get outdoors with events like kayaking and water skiing.

America’s First African-American Female Combat Pilot Visits Columbus

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April
4, 2009

Military veteran speaks at regional women’s conference.

Military Helps Troops Make Transition To Civilian Life.

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March
1, 2009

Last week, President Obama announced plans to pull all U-S combat troops out of Iraq by August of next year. It’s an ambitious plan. One that involves a great deal of planning and preparation. It’s a big change too for military personnel as they transition to civilian life. WOSU’s Kim Fox has the story.

House Ok’s Veteran Bonuses

12:00AM
December
16, 2008

The Ohio House has voted to award bonuses to veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars using $200 million from the state’s rainy day fund.

Central Ohio Veterans Offer Advice to President-elect Barack Obama

American Legion Post 85, Newark, Ohio
12:00AM
November 11, 2008

Many communities in Ohio observed Veterans Day with parades and other activities to recognize the sacrifices made by those who have served the U-S in the military.