Wounded warriors get to heal in Graham

Rushin, Cherry
February 2010
Graham Leader;2/28/2010, Vol. 134 Issue 57, p1A
The article reports on the visit of a group of veterans from the Afghan and Iraq wars in Graham, Texas through the Wounded Warriors Project Odyssey in February 2010. The group spent three days at the Wildcatter Ranch and then visited Graham. It cites that their first stop is Woodland Elementary, which was decorated in their honor. Comments from the visitors regarding their visit are also offered.


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