Free Ride for Veterans on the Texas State Railroad (limited tickets)

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Friday, June 26, 2015
11:00 am - 3:30 pm

Texas State Railroad – Palestine Depot
789 Park Road 70
Palestine, Texas 75801

Veterans are pulling out of the Texas State Railroad – Palestine station at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 26th. Veterans will ride free but there are limited tickets so get there early. The train will go from Palestine to Rusk and return at approximately 3:30 p.m. Additional tickets may be purchased. Please visit for information on ticket pricing and availability or call 877-726-7245. The Texas State Railroad is ADA/handicap accessible.


MVPN is starting a peer support group at the Diboll prison system. We are looking for volunteers to aid with this effort.

NOTE:  We are happy to announce the addition of MVPN volunteer, Robert Poskey. Mr. Poskey is experienced in aiding veterans with paperwork and claims filing. He is available Monday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

If you have additional questions about this event or would like to volunteer, please contact Jeff Headrick at 936-225-2887 or by email at