Veterans Fishing Day at Bloomfield Sept. 26, 2013

Thursday, September 26, 2013
Noreen Hyslop

A record crowd of veterans, primarily from the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau, spent the morning Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013, at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield for one of three Fishing Days held annually. The events are sponsored by the American Legion Post 59. At Thursday's event were also agents with the Mo. Dept. of Conservation and volunteers from the Missouri State Veterans Home and a host of volunteers from the cemetery.