Fla. (May 12, 2014) – Eight Tallahassee Community College students are among a
group of 25 area student veterans set to be honored at the Capitol Tuesday, May
13 at 9 a.m.
from TCC, Florida State University and Florida A&M University were invited
by Governor Rick Scott to attend the regularly scheduled Cabinet meeting.
Governor Scott will sign a Memorial Day resolution as part of the meeting to
honor student veterans for their service.
want to thank the Governor for being there and recognizing of hard work of
student veterans in the community,” said Ronnie Taylor, president of TCC’s
Student Veterans Association.
Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs has held ceremonies throughout the
state for nearly a year for Governor Scott to honor veterans, according to
Colleen Krepstekies, public affairs manager of the Florida Department of
delighted to be able to honor student veterans,” said Krepstekies. “It’s a
great opportunity to thank them for their service.”
more information, contact the Department of Veterans’ Affairs at (850) 487-1533
or visit their Web site at www.FloridaVets.org.