Veterans

VSO hours change

The hours of the Citrus County Veterans Service Office have changed.

Effective April 17, scheduled appointments and walk-in clients will be seen from 8 a.m. to noon, and from 1 to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Anyone wishing to meet with a Service Officer between 4 and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday should call to make an appointment, because walk-ins will not be accepted during these hours.

For more information or questions, call the Veterans Service Office directly at 352-527-5915.

Veterans Services Office hours changing

The hours of the Citrus County Veterans Service Office are changing. Effective April 17, 2017, the Veterans Service Office will be CLOSED for lunch from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM, and will accept clients on a BY-APPOINTMENT ONLY basis from 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Monday – Friday.

Should anyone have questions, they can contact the Veterans Service Office directly at: 352-527-5915.

Women veterans honored March 12-18

The Board of County Commissioners is pictured with representatives of local Women Veterans Organizations.

The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners presented a Proclamation at their regular meeting on Feb. 28, 2017 proclaiming the week of March 12 through 18, 2017 as Women Veterans Recognition Week.

Florida has the third largest population of women veterans in the United States, being home to 154,000 women veterans making up more than 9 percent of the veteran population in Florida, and Citrus County is home to over 1,500 women veterans.

Congressman Webster visits Citrus veterans center

FROM LEFT: Ken Wells, Veterans Services Officer; Joanne Granger, Director of Support Services; Ellen Davis, Veterans Services Officer; U.S. Congressman Daniel Webster; Janet Gramann, Veterans Services Secretary and Kimberly Menster, Veterans Services Officer.

U.S. Congressman Daniel Webster on Tuesday paid Citrus County Veterans Services and Veteran Outpatient Clinic in Lecanto.

FROM LEFT: Ken Wells, Veterans Services Officer; Joanne Granger, Director of Support Services; Ellen Davis, Veterans Services Officer; U.S. Congressman Daniel Webster; Janet Gramann, Veterans Services Secretary and Kimberly Menster, Veterans Services Officer.

Nugent honors county veterans

Al Harrison, Constituent Liaison for Congressman Rich Nugent, presents a Certificate of Appreciation to Citrus County Veterans Service Officer Kimberly Menster on behalf of the congressman during a ceremony at the Citrus County Courthouse in Inverness. The certificate recognizes the office’s hard work and dedication to the veterans of Citrus County. (December 22, 2016)

Al Harrison, Constituent Liaison for Congressman Rich Nugent, presents a Certificate of Appreciation to Citrus County Veterans Service Officer Kimberly Menster on behalf of the congressman during a ceremony at the Citrus County Courthouse in Inverness.

The certificate recognizes the office’s hard work and dedication to the veterans of Citrus County. (December 22, 2016)

BOCC honors veterans during special week

The Board of County Commissioners are pictured with representatives of the Korean War Veterans Association Chapter No.192

The Citrus County Board of County Commissioners presented a Proclamation at their regular meeting on Oct. 25, proclaiming the week of Oct. 29 through Nov. 14, 2016 as “Veterans Appreciation Weeks” in Citrus County, Florida and has designated Nov. 11, 2016, as “Veterans Day” in Citrus County, Florida.

This year “Veterans Appreciation Weeks” has been set aside to honor the Korean War Era Veterans.

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