DAR 1HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (12/5/17) — The Captain Stephen Ashby chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution heard veteran guest speaker Jim Baxter during a monthly meeing recently.

Baxter, who retired from the Army National Guard, spoke about his experiences and shared facts about the Wendell Ford Training Center in Greenville including amenities and services.

Yearly, 150,000 soldiers are trained at the training center, which is also used for disaster training purposes, Baxter told the group.

In addition, the DAR chapter announced it is participating in the Poppy Project in remembrance of the 100th Anniversary marking the end of WWI that is coming up November next year.

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