Local businesses salute our service men and women with special deals year-round as well as on Veterans Day.
Friday, November 9, 2012
A number of local businesses are saluting veterans, military service men and women, and their families this Veterans Day by offering local discounts, specials and promotions. Here's a quick guide to many of these great deals to be found on Veterans Day in the area: For military service men and women only: THE DISH: more Secret Discounts! Remember, the whole point of Veterans Day to thank and remember our troops and November is Military Family Month. Thank you to our troops and their families for your service, and thanks to all of the local businesses and Newport County Chamber of Commerce for supporting our troops and their families!
Norton Public Schools to award honorary diplomas to veterans who left to join the armed forces during World War II, the Korean War or the Vietnam War.
Tuesday, May 10, 2011
If you left school to serve in World War II, the Korean War or the Vietnam War, the Norton Public Schools wants YOU! School officials are seeking students who left Norton High School to serve in the armed forces and never returned to get their diplomas. “This is the Norton Public Schools way of thanking our veterans for protecting and defending us and for making our country a better place,” superintendent Dr. Patricia Ansay said. Each year, the Norton Public Schools intends to award honorary diplomas to veterans who left Norton High School to join the armed forces during World War II, the Korean War or the Vietnam War. Those who wish to receive their diplomas should contact Dr. Ansay at 508-285-0101 by May 19. This year’s Norton High …