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By Stephanie Thompson
People Editor 

Veterans honored at recent lunch

VFW seeks care-package items


Stephanie Thompson

Bob Clevenger, clad in his old Army attire, listens to a story his friend is telling him.

Veterans and their guests gathered at the Golden Hour Senior Center for a special lunch Thursday.

The room was close to packed with veterans, their guests, and regular senior citizens all ready to eat a great meal and honor those who served this country.

Before being served a meal, Jim Shoemaker, Senior Vice Commander of the VFW Post 2321 and District Junior Vice, spoke to the attendees about the importance of supporting the soldiers who return from overseas and those who are still serving.

"We send packages to the troops," Shoemaker said. "We try to do it twice a year."

He said over the ye...

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