War Stories: Maureen Dooley

You never know what doors will open as a result of your choices. A letter from the Naval Academy in Annapolis completely shifted Maureen Dooley’s course in life. This is her story.

Thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Navy Veteran Dick Higgins

This Saturday will mark the 78th Anniversary of the attacks on Pearl Harbor. Those attacks were the catalyst that brought the united states into World War II. In this War Stories segment, we introduce you to local U.S. Navy veteran Dick Higgins, who lived through that infamous day in history.

Thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Benny Garcia

In our weekly war stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon veterans, some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t.

in this week’s war stories, producer Cody Rheault introduces us to United States Navy veteran Benny Garcia, a helicopter crew chief serving after the terror attacks of 9/11.

 

War Stories: Tim Vaughn

In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon veterans, some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. In this week’s War Stories, producer Cody Rheault introduces us to United States Army veteran Tim Vaughn, a combat Army photographer in the Vietnam War.

Thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Dani Shine

Like many high school seniors looking for an affordable way to go to college, she joined the military and while she got her college degree in the military she found her calling: helping people. In this week’s War Stories, we meet Bend native Dani Shine.

Thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Irene Richardson

She enlisted for a chance at an education and it was a choice that changed her life. In this week’s War Story, we are introduced to Irene Richardson, a Navy veteran who served during the Korean War and saw the aftermath of war first hand, while tending to wounded soldiers.

Thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Vietnam Veteran Tom Marple

In this War Stories segment, we are introduced to Tom Marple, a Vietnam veteran who served as an interpreter before his civilian job brought him to Bend.

Thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.