Stories tagged: disabled veterans
Sun., May 21, 2017, 6 a.m.
Disabled vet offers peers therapy through fishing
Serving five foreign tours of duty during 15 years with the Army came close to killing Ryan Caldwell. Coming home to a medical retirement came even closer.
Sun., May 12, 2013
Show follows warriors fly fishing toward recovery
A couple of disabled military veterans met their match on Crab Creek recently with Hilary Hutcheson, a bundle of positive fly-fishing energy who stands 5-foot-2 in wading boots. The host …
Sun., Oct. 7, 2012
Out & About: Three of five cygnets survive at Turnbull
OUTTRUMPET – A young trumpeter swan was found dead on an island at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge last week with no cause of death evident. The carcass has been sent …
Thu., Nov. 3, 2011
Disability payments may rise
WASHINGTON – Disabled veterans could receive up to $100 more per month under legislation headed for President Barack Obama’s desk. The Veterans’ Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act, sponsored by Sen. Patty …