The William R. Courtney Texas State Veterans Home in Temple will host its annual Veterans Military Banquet Friday, November 11 from 4PM to 7PM.

Guest speakers will include Lt. Col Dr. Rubin Salinas, Lt. Col McCann, Lt. Col Andrew Watson, and Major James Jackson, and the 13th ESC Command Team will provide the color guard. Food will be served by Fox Company 2-227 Aviation.

Several Fort Hood troops are also expected to attend.

The William R. Courtney Texas State Veterans Home, located at 1424 MLK Jr. Lane, is affiliated with the Veterans Land Board and provides an affordable, caring and dignified home for Texas veterans, their spouses, and Gold Star parents at virtually no cost to taxpayers.