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Brief: Volunteers needed to drive veterans in vans to VA in Tampa

COUNTYWIDE

Volunteers needed to take vets to hospital

Hernando County Veterans Services needs volunteer van drivers to take veterans to medical appointments at the James A. Haley VA Medical Center in Tampa. To qualify, volunteers must have a valid driver's license, a safe driving record, show proof of current automobile insurance, pass a health screening and attend volunteer orientation and training.

All training and physicals are provided free. For an application or information, call 754-4033.

BROOKSVILLE

Leopard reunion set for Class of 1963

The Hernando High School Class of 1963 will host its 45th class reunion from 6 to 10 p.m. July 19 at the Brooksville Country Club at Majestic Oaks, 23446 Links Drive (off Croom Road).

Leopards from other classes are also invited. Reservations are a must.

For details, call Pam Kinnear Whitehead at 596-9944 or Bonnie Erickson Yungmann at 796-8177.

Brief: Volunteers needed to drive veterans in vans to VA in Tampa 06/14/08 [Last modified: Monday, November 1, 2010 11:50am]
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