Veterans Day is a special day to honor the greatest of every generation. To show your honor, respect and appreciation to those who served, please consider attending a Veterans Day event in your area. General Land Office Veterans Day Program The Texas General Land Office (GLO) and the Texas Veterans Land Board (VLB) will host a special […]
Friday, August 14, 2015 was the 70th anniversary of V-J Day, a momentous day in history that marked the end of World War II. The Texas Veterans Land Board (VLB) Voices of Veterans Oral History Program and National Museum of the Pacific War hosted a ceremony in Fredericksburg to commemorate this historic event. People came […]
The National Museum of the Marine Corps has a new Texas ambassador— U.S. Marine Major James Crabtree. Crabtree was appointed to the position by Governor Greg Abbott. Crabtree coordinates the Texas Veterans Land Board (VLB) Voices of Veterans oral history program. His new duties as a member of the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation’s Governors Council will […]
Texas Veterans are now eligible for low-interest land loans up to $125,000. Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush increased the land loan limit in his first act as Chairman of the Texas Veterans Land Board (VLB). The previous land loan limit was $100,000. “Texas Veterans have more than earned this benefit,” said Bill McLemore, Executive […]
The Texas Veterans Commission (TVC) would like to invite you to attend the 16th Annual Veterans Summit, which will be held on Thursday, May 15, 2014, at the Wyndham Riverwalk Hotel at 111 East Pecan Street, San Antonio, Texas. The attendance for this one-day event is free.*
Join us this Saturday, March 22, for a free veterans benefits fair. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Texas Veterans Land Board (VLB) and Texas Veterans Commission (TVC) will be hosting the fair at the Austin VA Outpatient Clinic. This state-of-the-art facility is located in southeast Austin near the Austin Bergstrom International Airport and […]
Five estate acreage community developers that sold land financed by VLB land loans, four Texas land brokers representing veteran land buyers who used the VLB’s land loan program, and five loan officers affiliated with VLB participating home loan lenders have been recognized as members of the VLB’s “Lone Star Circle of Real Estate Professionals” for […]
Combining creativity and ingenuity, the Texas veterans who reside at the Ussery-Roan Texas State Veterans Home in Amarillo have created items of beauty and functionality out of mere pallet wood.
Experience the wonderful Ambrosio Guillen Veterans Home in El Paso with a new virtual tour online. With just a click of the mouse, you can walk through the halls of this beautiful home that sits on 42.8 acres donated by the County of El Paso.
Honoring the men and women who served in our nation’s military is the focus of the most ambitious renovation project in the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery’s 10-year history.