A notice for Vietnam Veterans. The Arkansas Department of Veterans Affairs would like recognize these veterans during the new year on March 29th. If you served in the U.S. military between November 1, 1955 and May 15, 1975 then you are asked to register in order to be recognized. A Vietnam War Commemoration Ceremony will be held at the Little Rock Capitol Building in March. The registration is necessary to arrange for Vietnam Veteran Commemoration Lapel Pins, which will be presented to the veterans after the ceremony by the veteran’s state representative and other leaders. Veterans can complete a paper registration by January 12th with a county veteran service officer. You may also register online by January 15th at veterans.arkansas.gov.
The Howard County Veterans Affairs office will reopen on Tuesday, January 2nd, following the holidays.