Wisner Hosting Vietnam Vet ‘Welcome Home’ Event

WISNER, NE — Northeast Nebraska Vietnam veterans will get a welcome home party in Wisner this weekend.

Organizers are hosting the “Welcome Home Vietnam: 50 Years” event starting at 3:00 PM at the Wisner Auditorium on Saturday.  The event is designed to honor all Vietnam Era vets in the region while raising money for a veterans charity.

Donations are being accepted and the event will feature an auction raising money for Supportive Services for Veteran Families, an initiative through the Northeast Nebraska Community Action Partnership.  There is a dinner and cash bar.

Brigadier General Michael McGinnis and Captain Rich Brahmer will speak at the event and there will be live music by Jim Casey, Kelly DeVault and Enigma.