Col. Brian Newberry, left, a retired Air Force colonel, holds a gift from preschools, including Atheena Kolath, right, while Kristin Wiggins, center, thanks the children at the ECEAP program at the YWCA in Spokane, Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016. To honor Veterans Day, Wiggins, the director of a program bringing retired military officers into schools, invited the former commander of the 92nd Air Refueling Wing to read to children and hand out flags. Newberry is now the executive director of Leadership Spokane.
Jesse Tinsley The Spokesman-Review
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