Local Veterans Get Special Visit From Miss Texas

By: Brittany Semadeni Email
By: Brittany Semadeni Email

(February 13, 2013)--Veterans from all across Central Texas are invited to receive a salute Thursday from Miss Texas 2012.

Miss Texas 2012 DaNae Couch will be joined by the Central Texas Veterans Health Care System, Fort Hood soldiers, veteran organizations, local officials, area students and the community during two events.

In Waco, beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Waco VA Medical Center, the first event is scheduled to get underway.

Distinguished guests will take part in a variety of activities that will be held in the Stracke Auditorium (Building 6).

At 1:20 p.m. community members and veterans in Temple are invited out to the main Teague Hospital entrance lobby at the Olin E. Teague Veterans’ Medical Center.

At 3 p.m. Miss Texas 2012 will perform in the dining hall followed by a two-hour performance by Lohman’s Crossing, a country music band from Austin.

Miss Texas will be in attendance at both events and both are open to the public.

Refreshments will be available and Valentine's Day cards crafted by local students will be distributed to veterans.

For more information call (254) 743-0515.


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