Tag: veterans

Call for veterans photos

Traci Baker As a salute to PebbleCreek veterans, a digital presentation is being prepared for Veterans Day. Images of veterans in their uniforms during their respective times of service, their names, and periods of service will be shown on PebbleTV for 24 hours. To accomplish this, PebbleCreek veterans are each asked to submit a photo of…

Surprise a veteran

Marlene Kuskie For the past two Veterans Day Programs, the PC Quilters have created and presented veterans of PebbleCreek with a red, white and blue quilt. The PC Quilters would like to do this again and are seeing names of veterans. If you or a spouse/friend are a veteran and would like to receive a…

Armed Forces Plaza is home to so many stories

PebbleCreek’s Armed Forces Plaza was dedicated May 15, 2010. It honors all who serve or have served in the U.S. Armed Forces. The plaza is located directly west of the PebbleCreek Eagle’s Nest Clubhouse and is made up of pavers and seat caps engraved with the names of servicemen and women of PebbleCreek residents, family…

A salute to our veterans, November 11

Every year we take time to give thanks and recognition to all of our military personnel who have given so much to secure our freedom. This year we welcome some very special guests, including retired Admiral Vernon E. Clark as our Master of Ceremonies. Admiral Clark served as the Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) of…

No one does more for veterans

Susan Knox Wilson “The terrible nightmares and horrible flashbacks of my time in the Vietnam War became much more persistent and troublesome after I retired,” shared PebbleCreek Army veteran, Bob Voccola. “I think I was so busy with a demanding job and my growing family that I was able to bury all that trauma for…

Veterans Day

Every year on November 11 we get the incredible opportunity to thank those that have served in the United States Armed Forces. This day is known to all Americans as Veterans Day. Did you know that Veterans Day used to be called Armistice Day? It originally came into effect to commemorate the major hostilities of…

PebbleCreek salute veterans in a moving tribute November 11

Traci Baker, Director of Community Activities and Communications and Patricia Wegehaupt, Activities Office On November 11, 2017, Veterans Day, many residents of PebbleCreek were part of a truly patriotic program at the Renaissance Theater. A program filled with gratitude for all the men and women who are serving or have served our country in the…

A Salute to Veterans November 11

Traci Baker, Director of Community Activities and Communications Saturday, November 11, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – Renaissance Theater The program will include the Luke Air Force Base Color Guard’s Presentation of the Colors, Pledge of Allegiance, Guest Speaker Major Benjamin E. Carlson, USAF. Service songs, God Bless the U.S.A., a Presentation of Patriotic Quilts by PC…