Hurricane VFW to dedicate flagpole
HURRICANE, W.Va. -- The Veterans of Foreign Wars Mountaineer Post 9097 in Hurricane will hold a flagpole dedication at the Braley Care Home Saturday at 11 a.m.
The VFW constructed the flagpole for the care home in honor of its veterans. Patients at the home have served in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War in the Army, Marine Corps, the Air Force and other branches in various conflicts.
The guard will present the colors and VFW state commander Bill Lambert will speak during the event. The Braley Care Home is located at 6192 U.S. 60 and is a 16-bed facility geared toward caring for patients with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.