Jindal honors local vets

By KATHERINE WALL

Daily News Staff Writer

Winston Churchill once stated, “Courage is the first of human qualities, because it is the quality which guarantees all others.”  Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal took this quote a step further on Wednesday during a ceremony at the Southwest Louisiana War Veterans Home that honored local veterans as “the rare men and women who represent the greatest human trait of courage.”

The ceremony was part of the governor’s 64-parish tour and he presented honor medals to Louisiana’s finest, and celebrated their service and memories.

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