Brookshire’s Salute to Veterans Thursday, Sept. 19
at Watkins-Logan Texas State Veterans Home
AUSTIN — Brookshire’s Food and Pharmacy is hosting a backyard hamburger cookout honoring residents at the Watkins-Logan Texas State Veterans Home at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 19.
About 250 East Texans are expected to join in fellowship with the veterans at the home for hamburgers with all the fixings, chips and ice cream.
Texas State Veterans Homes provide affordable, long-term nursing care for Texas veterans, their spouses and Gold Star parents. Eight homes are conveniently located across Texas and each first-class facility is designed to enhance quality of life with a clean, caring and dignified setting appropriate to those men and women who have served our country with honor. If you are interested in learning more about our State Veterans homes, “like” us on Facebook or visit www.texasveterans.org call 1-800-252-VETS.
Who: Texas veterans and Brookshire’s Food and Pharmacy
What: Hamburger cookout
When: 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19
Where: 11466 Honor Lane, Tyler
Why: To honor and serve Texas veterans in the home.