Howard Porter Post 5717 in Kearney is open to the public. Jim Holmes (right) sat with Le Roy Lowe, who joined the post as a life member about 1992. They are Vietnam-era veterans.
Howard Porter Post 5717 in Kearney is open to the public. Jim Holmes (right) sat with Le Roy Lowe, who joined the post as a life member about 1992. They are Vietnam-era veterans. Jill Toyoshiba The Kansas City Star
Howard Porter Post 5717 in Kearney is open to the public. Jim Holmes (right) sat with Le Roy Lowe, who joined the post as a life member about 1992. They are Vietnam-era veterans. Jill Toyoshiba The Kansas City Star

VFW battles to reverse a decline in membership

August 23, 2014 7:39 PM