Victory Belles Entertain Veterans

VA patients and residents of the VA’s community living center enjoyed a real life salute. Thanks to a performance Sunday by the Victory Belles and a child actor who is now a veteran himself. The Victory Belles sang patriotic songs and mingled with the crowd yesterday afternoon. where there was standing room only. Ear to ear smiles and lipstick smudges were parting gifts for the group’s captive audience. Michael Conner Humphreys best known for his role as little forest in the blockbuster hit movie Forest Gump, was also on hand to encourage veterans being a veteran himself. Michael Conner Humphreys, actor and veteran: “A lot of people have issues coming back from war zones like that. I have my own issues similar to them. I want to use my minor celebrity to try and help anybody out in that situation.” St. Joseph’s hospice was one of the main sponsors of Sunday’s event.

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