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Orcutt veteran honored on 100th birthday with drive-by celebration

Welcome Home Military Heroes hosted their 85th Veteran Vehicle Salute for Orcutt resident Lloyd Daniels. Below is an article by KEYT news: ORCUTT, Calif. – Santa Maria area residents celebrated a local veterans birthday with a car parade Saturday afternoon. Dan “Lloyd” Daniels turned 100 years old last Friday. His neighbors and family decided to hold a surprise birthday parade…

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events! We have four events this weekend. Please pay close attention to the details below! Saturday, July 17 Event 1: Veteran Vehicle Salute for three Veterans Staging Time: 11:30am Staging Location: Edwards Park (809 Panther Drive. Santa Maria) _____________________________________________________ Event 2: Veteran Vehicle Salute for a 100 year old WWII Veteran Staging Time: 1:30pm Staging Location: Oak Knolls Shopping…

Frosty Memorial Service

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY ========== We have THREE escorts, THREE flag lines at different times. DATE: Saturday, June 12 Please call our Mission Update # 805.242.0536 for additional details regarding the Escorts and Flag Lines. POC for Escort: PGR Captain, John Archuleta 805.441.8506 or Welcome Home Military Heroes, Robert Tolan Jr. 805-441-4661 ESCORT DETAILS: (Escort #2 & #3 time frames are subject to change. If you want to participate…

Welcome Home Military vehicle salute held for Santa Maria Marine

Story by KSBY News Team Community members in Santa Maria are welcoming a Marine who returned home from deployment. Welcome Home Military Heroes held a vehicle salute for Richard Gamino, an engineer in the U.S. Marine Corps., at Oakley Park in Santa Maria Sunday. The non-profit organization called the event “Frosty’s Veteran Salute” named after Forrest “Frosty” Frost, a beloved…

Memorial Weekend Events on the Central Coast

Below are events  from Saturday through Monday on the Central Coast of California. If you do not see an event posted, please contact us via Facebook or Email. Both are posted below. If you would like to be notified of upcoming events, please click this link: Volunteer for upcoming events “…And if words cannot repay the debt we owe these…

Procession for fallen SLOPD detective draws community members to streets to show support

The story below was written and published by KSBY News. Welcome Home Military Heroes ask its members to go to bridges and hold American flags. Live feed video from a bridge in Atascadero: WHMH Facebook Video KSBY Story written by: Alex Bertola On Thursday, a procession for San Luis Obispo Police Detective Luca Benedetti attracted thousands of people to local…

Annual Vino for Vets Memorial Weekend Fundraiser Changes Course for 2021

Article written by Atascadero News: Honor Flight Central Coast California announces wine raffle to support partner wineries PASO ROBLES — Honor Flight Central Coast California is usually on the receiving end of donations, but this May, it’s turning the tables to help local wineries who have supported the organization that takes local military veterans on all-expense-paid trips to visit military…

Non-profit Welcome Home Military Heroes honors Central Coast veterans

Below is an article written by KSBY. Some points in article are not correct or misinformed and we have corrections below. Story written by: Ayrton Ostly KSBY News (1)Today marks one year since the non-profit Welcome Home Military Heroes began honoring veterans on Central Coast. The Arroyo Grande-based organization started the tradition in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. “We realized…