Governor to Speak at Thursday's Heroes' Park Dedication

NORFOLK - Governor Dave Heineman will be the featured guest at Thursday’s dedication and open house of Heroes’ Park at the Norfolk Veterans’ Home.  R.J. Gall, chairman of the Veterans Home Foundation, says the park covers eight acres and includes restroom facilities, a star-shaped pavilion, and the flag plaza in front of the Veterans’ Home.  Thursday’s open house begins at 3:30 p.m.  The dedication ceremony begins at 4:30.  Besides Governor Heineman, other special guests include Veterans Affairs Director John Hilgert and Norfolk Mayor Sue Fuchtman.