Carter County Quilts of Valor will honor 19 veterans at Three Pine Freewill Baptist Church, 9933 U.S. Highway 60 West at Olive Hill. The event will be held on Saturday, Sept. 15, at 2 p.m.
The veterans who will be honored have served our country in the Korean and subsequent wars. This group of veterans and their families have been notified and the public is invited to attend in tribute to their service.
Carter County Quilts of Valor exists to honor veterans from Carter County by honoring their service to our country and covering them with healing and comforting quilts. We are a part of the national Quilts of Valor Foundation.
If you know of a veteran in or from Carter County, submit their name to Sheila Binion, President, Carter County Quilts of Valor, phone 606315-3200. We currently have a list of over 200 veterans who will be honored in order of dates of service.
Donations can be made to Carol Hall Fraley, Treasurer, 109 Bagby Park, Grayson, Ky. 41143. Carter County Quilts of Valor exists solely on funds raised by the group and donations.