Nov. 06, 2019

WHAT: Rep. Kerry Benninghoff (R-Centre/Mifflin) is hosting a veterans recognition breakfast to show appreciation for those who bravely and selflessly defended our nation’s freedoms. The event is free to attend for veterans and active duty military from all branches and eras of military service and their spouses. RSVPs are required.

WHO: Benninghoff and veterans from the 171st Legislative District. Col. “O.J.” Johnston, a retired Air Force officer from Centre County, will be the event’s featured guest speaker.

The 171st Legislative District is made up of portions of Centre and Mifflin counties. In Centre County, the district includes College, Ferguson, Gregg, Harris, Penn Potter, Spring and Walker townships, and the boroughs of Bellefonte, Centre Hall and Millheim. In Mifflin County, the district includes Armagh, Brown, Decatur, and Union townships.

WHEN: Friday, Nov. 8, at 9 a.m.

WHERE: American Legion Smith-Pletcher Post 779, Penns Valley Pike, Centre Hall.

Media contact: Morgan Wagner, 717.260.6281,