War Stories: Barry Hebert

One out of every seven Central Oregonians is a veteran. In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans. This week, War Stories producer Warren Shultz introduces us to the story of Vietnam Air Force veteran, Barry Hebert.

special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories.

War Stories: Dale Herbert

One out of every seven Central Oregonians is a veteran. In our weekly War Stories series, we introduce you to the stories of Central Oregon war veterans. This week, War Stories producer Warren Shultz introduces us to the story of a World War II U.S. Navy veteran, Dale Herbert, now living in La Pine.

special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories.

War Stories: George Lee

In our weekly War Stories series we tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans, some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. In this War Stories segment, producer Warren Shultz introduces us to the story of U.S. Army veteran, George Lee.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Dan Swearingen

In our weekly War Stories series we tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans, some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. In this War Stories segment, producer Warren Shultz introduces us to the story of Army veteran and longtime Prineville resident, Dan Swearingen.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Bob Shotwell’s Memorial

Friends and family of longtime La Pine resident and world war two veteran, Bob Shotwell, gathered on Saturday to remember his life. Shotwell was 94 when he passed away in April and Central Oregon Daily’s Warren Shultz was at La Pine High School when a memorial service was held with full military honors, in this week’s War Stories.

We offer a special thanks to Bob for everything he did for his community, fellow veterans and local journalism throughout his life.

War Stories is sponsored by Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC.

War Stories: Jerry Prescott

In our weekly War Stories series, we tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans–some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t.

This week, War Stories producer, Warren Shultz, introduces you to the story of an Army National Guard veteran named Jerry Prescott.

Thanks to Jerry for sharing his story.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans with a new edition every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Rex T. Barber

In our weekly War Stories series, we tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans–some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t. This week, War Stories producer Warren Shultz introduces you to the powerful story of Air Force fighter pilot Rex T. Barber.

Thanks to Rex Jr. for sharing his father’s story.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Dave Young

In our weekly War Stories series, we tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans–some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t.

This week, War Stories producer Warren Shultz introduces us to the story of Sunriver resident Dave Young, who was a Marine during the Vietnam War.

Thanks to Dave for sharing his story.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: Walt Orum

In our weekly War Stories series, we tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans–some who made it back from their war and some who didn’t.

This week, War Stories producer Warren Shultz introduces you to the story of World War II army veteran Walt Orum. Thanks to Walt and Shirley for sharing his story.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night and Tuesday afternoon on Central Oregon Daily.

War Stories: The Life and Legacy of Bob Shotwell

When we launched our War Stories series more than two years ago, longtime La Pine resident Bob Shotwell was the first Central Oregon veteran that we profiled. 

Shotwell passed away last week at the age of 94, so for this week’s War Stories, we look back at the life and legacy of World War II veteran and longtime journalist, Bob Shotwell.

Thanks to Bob’s son, Michael, for sharing his father’s story. Central Oregon Daily gives our condolences to the Shotwell family and the community of La Pine.

A special thanks to Gary Gruner Chevrolet Buick GMC for sponsoring War Stories and giving us the time and resources to tell the stories of Central Oregon’s war veterans every Monday night and Tuesday afternoon on Central Oregon Daily.