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VSO helps veteran's widow obtain benefits

Eddy County’s Veterans Service Officer, Julie Shrock, has been hard at work helping vets and their families get the support they’re entitled to.

That became evident for at least one individual in Eddy County when Shrock was giving an update to county commissioners earlier this month.

Shrock told the story of an Eddy County widow who was denied benefits by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) wh...