Transportation for vets available

FOLLANSBEE – The Brooke County Senior Center offers free transportation to veterans medical facilities in Pittsburgh to all area military veterans, including those who aren’t senior citizens, through the Disabled American Veterans program.

A van transports veterans from Brooke and Hancock counties, leaving for the earliest appointment in a given day and remaining in Pittsburgh until the last appointment is completed.

Interested veterans should call (304) 527-3410 to schedule an appointment.

Mike Craig of the Wheeling Veterans Affairs office also is available to answer questions from veterans at the center from 1 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month.

The center is located at 948 Main St.