Tom Baker

LEXINGTON, Ky. - A wide variety of events honoring veterans are taking place this week in Lexington and across the state.

Veterans are being recognized for their service in a number of ceremonies, meals, and gatherings around town. On Thursday, Lexington VA Medical Center Director DeWayne Hamlin will speak to guests at Fasig-Tipton. Tom Baker, Bluegrass Military Affairs Coalition chair, says veterans are encouraged to attend an event at Henry Clay High School on Friday.