APPOMATTOX--When a mortar blast struck Gretchen Evans, leaving her with a traumatic brain injury and total hearing loss, she found out via a whiteboard.
Wouldn’t it be great to see an exciting championship college basketball team bring back its best players and the national coach of the year to make memories in the final season of its historic arena?
About 70 people turned out Monday in front of the Appomattox American Legion Post 104 building to commemorate Veterans Day. Retired Commander Sgt. Major Gretchen Evans delivered the keynote address beside Post 104's century-old World War I cannon and a stand of colorful flags.