Documentary to share ‘Voices of our Veterans’ Friday at Troy Public Library

first_img By The Penny Hoarder Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits By Jaine Treadwell Book Nook to reopen You Might Like GENERAL ELECTION TRACKER 2018 RESULTS With 34 precincts counted out of 35 District 89, Alabama House of Representatives  Joe Lee Williams (Democrat) 4,579 Wes… read more The documentary is about 1 hour and 20 minutes in length and includes stories, photographs and memorabilia from the contributing veterans, Kay Conner, K.C. Cole, Rena Elder, Dr. Jack Hawkins, Jr., Veryl Lassiter, Jack Norton, Jim O’Neal, Randy Ross, Charles Saunders, Judy Tillery, Greg Wright, Homer Wright and Scherr Qualls. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration When Nelsey Leverette agreed to create a documentary featuring local veterans as part of Reunion Troy’s Alabama Bicentennial celebration, she knew it would be a meaningful venture.But she had no idea of the personal impact until now. In June, Diana Lee, Reunion Troy committee member, approached Leverette with the idea to visually capture the stories of local veterans in a documentary that would celebrate Alabama’s Bicentennial and also preserve the stories of often-unsung heroes. Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Email the author Sponsored Content Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Published 3:00 am Wednesday, November 7, 2018 Latest Stories The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… “Both of my grandfathers served in the military,” Leverette said. “I was honored to be chosen to create a documentary that would be a meaningful representation of those who served their country,” Leverette said. “Hearing the stories of local veterans from five wars: World War II, Korea, Vietnam, the Gulf War and Afghanistan, gave me a better understanding of and appreciation for what our veterans went through. Some of the stories were heartbreaking. Creating the documentary was eye-opening experience and made a great impact on me. It was a tremendous honor for me to be surrounded by people who have given so much for our country. I will be forever grateful.”Viewings of Leverette’s documentary, “Voices of Our Veterans” will be at 10:15 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. Friday at the Troy Public Library. The viewings are free and open to the public. Documentary to share ‘Voices of our Veterans’ Friday at Troy Public Library Skip Print Articlelast_img

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