veteran's day http://kbia.org en Gov. Nixon plans to attend military events http://kbia.org/post/gov-nixon-plans-attend-military-events <p></p><p>Gov. Jay Nixon travels to Springfield this weekend to speak at a deployment ceremony for a&nbsp;Missouri&nbsp;National Guard unit.</p><p>About 100 members of the Guard's 1107th Aviation Group are heading to southwest Asia to perform aviation depot repair and other work in Afghanistan and Kuwait.</p><p>The deployment ceremony will be held Sunday morning at the Oasis Convention Center in Springfield. Nixon's office says the upcoming deployment will be the unit's fourth.</p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 22:21:18 +0000 Associated Press 43498 at http://kbia.org Gov. Nixon plans to attend military events Missouri to observe Vietnam Veterans Day http://kbia.org/post/missouri-observe-vietnam-veterans-day <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Missouri officials have scheduled a Statehouse ceremony on Saturday to observe the state's first Vietnam Veterans Day.</p><p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 23:17:33 +0000 Associated Press 31233 at http://kbia.org Missouri to observe Vietnam Veterans Day Wounded veteran receives smart home http://kbia.org/post/wounded-veteran-receives-smart-home <p>On this Veteran’s Day, one veteran’s world became a lot more accessible.</p><p> Mon, 12 Nov 2012 23:46:23 +0000 Jack Wascher 24409 at http://kbia.org Wounded veteran receives smart home