The first time Jack Barrette took part in a reenactment of the flag-raising on Iwo Jima, a spectator paid him the highest compliment.
Anna Marie Lux
Mention VetsRoll in Rock County, and chances are someone will have a poignant story about it. This month, the group that has honored so many veterans reaches a milestone: its 10th journey to Washington, D.C.
Michael and Meaghan Fitzgerald recently started the fledgling Veterans First Foundation, a Wisconsin-based, nonpartisan group to help veterans who are struggling. The couple are veterans themselves.
On Saturday, the Clinton post is hosting an open house at 508 Front St. to celebrate the 100th birthday of the founding of the American Legion.