The Roseburg National Guard Armory will be holding an open house Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will feature military vehicles and equipment, tours of the armory and an opportunity to meet members of Charlie Company.
Congratulations to Douglas County resident Eric Riley. A lieutenant colonel in the Oregon National Guard, Riley has been selected as the new commander of the 41st Infantry Brigade Combat Team.
In my last column I gave a broad overview of some of the events being held this year. I should have mentioned that the information was subject to change because (you guessed it) some of the information changed. As you read this column, please pay special attention to the dates and times for …
Although the weather outside has been frightful, as the old song goes, it hasn’t dampened the enthusiasm of Jack Flowers.
Was the patriotism of the four Bassett brothers influenced by their father, a World War II veteran in “a war to end all wars?” Or was it the times — few jobs available?
Douglas County will offer many opportunities to show your patriotism, pay your respects to our veterans and share fun and friendship on Friday, Nov. 11.