5 Oct 2020Military.com | By Paul R. Lawrence Paul R. Lawrence, Ph.D., is under secretary for benefits at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs While our country is dealing with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Veterans Benefits Administration within the Department of Veterans Affairs has modified its outreach by meeting veterans where they are in…

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CATEGORIES:  Caregivers & FamiliesLatest NewsNewsVetCare Can receiving a letter help prevent a veteran from committing suicide? The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs thinks so.  The VA’s Veterans Crisis Line has formally launched its Caring Letters Program, an evidence-based suicide prevention intervention that involves sending periodic messages with simple expressions of care and concern to veterans who use VA…

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A resolution presented by Columbus City Councilmember Mitchell J. Brown will be presented to Columbus City Council on Monday, October 26th. BuyVeteran week will run from November 1st through November 8th and will kick off Veteran Day festivities! More information will be provided as we get closer to the date! Thanks to everyone for your…

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Entrepreneur Outreach Network – Small Business Resources EON Business Workshop – Start with Your Why “Learn to Sell Your Why, Not Your What!” at our next one hour workshop.  Learn to think differently about your business, how you sell your product or service and how you connect with your customers.  Watch and discuss Simon Sinek’s…

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This is your opportunity to have your voices heard! Please get out to vote this election!! God Bless you all, and God Bless the United States of America! Election day is Nov. 3 Registration deadlines Online: Oct. 5 By mail: Postmarked by Oct. 5 In person: Oct. 5 Absentee ballot deadlines Request: Oct. 31 Return…

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Today, the third Friday of September, is National POW/MIA Recognition Day.  On this day, we recognize those members of our Armed Forces who suffered special cruelties of war—being held captive by an enemy or the unknown fate of “missing in action.”      Over 130,000 American fighting men (and women!) were held captive in World War…

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These are wise words from the Columbus VA Director: Today was officially designated by Congress in 2001 as Patriot Day, but I think all of us refer to it as “9/11.”  It is a day that stirs memories and strong emotions.  We remember where we were that morning, what we saw, and the horror over…

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Because small businesses and start-ups are the backbone of a community, the Buckeye Public Library System is committed to supporting them through our Entrepreneurship Network program (EON).  We are here to inspire, engage and connect those looking to start or grow a business with the tools, trends and resources they will need to help their dream…

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Because small businesses and start-ups are the backbone of a community, the Buckeye Public Library System is committed to supporting them through our Entrepreneurship Network program (EON).  We are here to inspire, engage and connect those looking to start or grow a business with the tools, trends and resources they will need to help their dream…

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VA helps homeless veterans to find a place of their own Default Mono Sans Mono Serif Sans Serif Comic Fancy Small CapsDefault X-Small Small Medium Large X-Large XX-LargeDefault Outline Dark Outline Light Outline Dark Bold Outline Light Bold Shadow Dark Shadow Light Shadow Dark Bold Shadow Light BoldDefault Black Silver Gray White Maroon Red Purple Fuchsia Green Lime Olive Yellow Navy Blue Teal Aqua OrangeDefault 100% 75% 50% 25% 0%Default Black Silver Gray White Maroon Red Purple Fuchsia Green Lime Olive Yellow Navy Blue Teal Aqua OrangeDefault 100% 75% 50% 25% 0%VA assists homeless vets with treatment and housing – clipped versionBy Roslyn Anderson| August 25, 2020 at 6:38 PM CDT – Updated August 25 at 6:39 PM JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) –…

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