S.2 Ep.16 – Local Heroes

*CONTENT WARNING* This episode contains descriptions of thoughts of self-harm.

On this episode we hear a recording of a panel of local veterans from various wars, moderated by Captain Bob Abbott, host of WINA’s Coming Home Well. We also talk about what we’re reading.

Next, we hear a recording of an event that took place at the Northside Library on Thursday, November 8th. Captain Bob Abbott, the host of WINA’s Coming Home Well, moderated a panel discussion with local veterans from various wars over the past 60 years who shared their stories of the challenges of war the trials of returning home. We are sharing it now due to the upcoming re-dedication of the Dogwood Vietnam Memorial during the Dogwood Festival.

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