CC Veterans Club honors Gold Star Families at Thanksgiving Classic

By: Lisa S. Icenogle
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All Gold Star Families, veterans, active soldiers, and their children will be admitted for free to the Vista Auto Thanksgiving Classic 7 p.m. game on Friday, Nov. 25. The Thunderbirds (6-2) will take on the Indian Hills Community College Warriors (9-0).

“The purpose of this event is to spread awareness about Gold Star Families,” said Nick Whipps, veteran and military student services coordinator. According to Whipps, the Casper College Veterans Club will hand out poppies to everyone attending and conduct a 50/50 raffle.

The Vista Auto Thanksgiving Classic takes place in the “Swede” Erickson Thunderbird Gymnasium on the Casper College campus. For more information, call 307-268-3000.

Media contact: Lisa S. Icenogle

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