Arkansas Military

veterans race
10:58 pm
Sun September 20, 2009

Local bicycle race raises money for wounded veterans

Chad and Stephanie Rozanski with their son Logan.
Credit Malcolm Glover

The Jacksonville community in central Arkansas is trying to help heal the wounds of war by supporting an annual athletic event.

Over the weekend, the Jacksonville Museum of Military History sponsored The Wounded Warrior Soldier Ride, which tries to encourage veterans to heal their physical and mental wounds by returning to an active lifestyle.

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Local & Regional News
11:41 am
Wed September 16, 2009

Wounded Warrior Program tries to help returning soldiers

David Farnsworth, an advocate with the U.S. Army Wounded Warrior Program in Arkansas.
Credit Malcolm Glover

When soldiers return home from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan many of them want an advocate to help them navigate the difficult terrain of government agencies and private programs that offer the services they desperately need.

FM 89's Malcolm Glover reports on the work of the Army Wounded Warrior Program in Arkansas.

Click here to learn more about the Army Wounded Warrior Program.

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