Honoring women veterans

Nine veterans stood in front of the jet at the Bee County Courthouse Friday afternoon to honor women who have served in all five branches of the U.S. military. Those in the front row, from left, are Junior Vice Commander of Post 9170 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars George Vara, Navy veteran Molly Guevara, Navy veteran Jessica Guevara and VFW member Felipo Vazquez. Those in the back row, holding flags of different branches of the military, are, from left, Army veteran Sandra Musquez, VFW and Marine Corps League member Robert Hackney, Navy veteran Yvonne Dunn, Air Force veteran Sara O’Brian Molina and Army veteran James Musquez. Those pictured were recognizing 2019 Military Women’s Appreciation Day.