3031 Bittel Road
The 2nd Annual Kentucky Hometown Veterans Day Celebration will be held on Sunday, November 10th at 3:00pm at Good Shepherd Church in Owensboro, KY. Veteran and Author Casey Westenrieder will begin book signing at 2:00pm in the lobby of the facility. A portion of the proceeds from the book will go toward the Mullins Scholarships at DCPS and Owensboro Ice Foundation. A cookie reception will immediately follow the program.
The family of SPC Brandon Scott Mullins is hosting the event with special guests including artists, musicians, and speakers.
In addition,the Daviess County Public Library will present video vignettes from the Veterans Story Project to be shown throughout the program featuring local veterans from WWII and Vietnam and a special video message from Sheriff Keith Cain. Highlights from the Honor Flight trip will also be included.
The featured guest is Army Veteran Casey Westenrieder of Lubbock, Texas who recently published his book, What We Got Into, the story of an Infantry Platoon and its struggles through an Afghanistan deployment, which in fact was the same deployment that SPC Brandon Mullins was KIA on 8-25-11.
For more information, contact Cathy Mullins at 270-316-9203.