Paying tribute to patriots

How a local golf course is honoring veterans

Posted: Wed Sep 12 05:34:36 PDT 2018
Updated: Wed Sep 12 05:34:36 PDT 2018

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golf and 911-stngr-3 today is patriot day - and a local golf course is honoring those who made sacrifices for the freedoms we have today. kimt news 3's katie huinker explains from clear lake.xxx veterans golf and 911-llpkg-1 veterans golf and 911-llpkg-3 it's becoming a patriot day tradition here at veteran;s memorial golf course. all veterans get to eat and golf for free. lowerthird2line:paying tribute to patriots clear lake, ia nat i was in the army for three years. jim spratt is the definition of a patriot. veterans golf and 911-llpkg-4 i spent two years in vietnam of those three. i wasn't in combat but i was there. veterans golf and 911-llpkg-5 he is "a person who vigorously supports their country and defends it." i just kind of wear my emotions on my sleve when it comes to vietnam. which is why he looks forward to days like today. nat a chance to have fun and hit the links with other veterans like him. veterans golf and 911-llpkg-8 it's good for them to reconnect with other veterans from the north iowa area. veterans golf and 911-llpkg-9 and that's one reason why veterans memorial golf course has been putting the event on for five years now. it's just good to say thank you and thanks for coming out. so it's a good cause. in clear lake, katie huinker, kimt news 3. / and this past labor day weekend the golf course donated a percentage of all green fees to the "folds of honor" organization which provides scholarships to spouses and children of america's fallen and disabled service- members. /
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