Veterans Day Events Around Cary

Cary, NC – Veterans Day is this Friday, November 11, 2016 and there are many events in and around Cary if you want to get together with other people and show your appreciation for veterans. Read more

Cary Girl Scout Started School Network for Veterans

Cary, NC – While most people say they support U.S. military members, there is still a great amount of need for veterans who return home. And one Cary high school student created a network of schools to organize students and gather supplies, earning the Girl Scouts’ top award in the process. Read more

Cary Girl Scout Creates Veterans’ Family Project

Cary, NC – The Girl Scouts of America aims to not only teach girls and young women important skills but also encourage them to use what they’ve learned to help their community. That is what one Cary Girl Scout did, receiving the Silver Award in the process. Read more

Information Meeting Helps Veterans Medical Claims

Cary, NC – When dealing with veteran claims, some can feel frustrated not talking directly to a person. But at the upcoming Veterans Benefit Action Center, former military from around the state will be able to talk with VA personnel one-on-one to sort out their health care. Read more

Horses Helping Cary-Area Veterans

Cary, NC – When men and women return home from the military, they can be injured in ways that are hard to notice or treat. But at Cary’s Harbor Reins, veterans and active military with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) work through their problems with horses. Read more


Photos: Veterans Day Remembrance in Cary


Cary, NC — After two rainy days, the sun made a brilliant display against a crisp, blue sky on Wednesday, November 11, 2015, as a crowd of Cary residents gathered for an hour of music and speeches to honor men and women who served our country. Read more


Cary Man to Run 22 Marathons in 12 Days


Cary, NC — Cary resident Dave Cockman plans to run this 600 miles in 12 days (that’s more than two marathons a day, back-to-back) starting tomorrow, April 4, 2015.

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Bootcamp Raises Funds for Veterans


Cary, NC — Prestonwood Country Club is hosting a silent auction and outdoor boot camp on Veterans Day, Tuesday, November 11, 2014 to raise awareness and funds for Operation: Coming Home. Read more

Cary WWII Vet Receives French Legion of Honor

Jim Sansome was awarded the French Legion Medal of Honor

Jim Sansome was awarded the French Legion Medal of Honor

Cary, NC- James Sansome was awarded the French Legion Medal of Honor in February 2014 with 14 other area veterans in a ceremony attended by Governor McCrory in Raleigh. On Tuesday May 13, Cary’s American Legion Post 67 (of which he is a member) celebrated with a  meeting in his honor. Read more


Veterans Freedom Park Rises in Cary


Cary, NC — A 90′ white granite spire is almost complete on Harrison Avenue as Veterans Freedom Park nears completion in Cary. Read more