Members of Elks Lodge 1480 of Brekenridge visited Lamun-Lusk-Sanchez Texas State Veterans Home Saturday and brought the residents boxes of items. Pictured with some of the boxes are, form left, Don Andrews, Jack Kimbler, Susan Ringener, Lynda Justus, Pat Speake, and Wayne Justus. (HERALD Photo/Julie Bass)

By Julie Bass |  Big Spring Herald

Elks bearing gifts helped brighten the weekend for residents at Lamun-Lusk-Sanchez Texas State Veterans’ Home. Members of the Elks Lodge in Breckenridge arrived at the facility Saturday, bringing boxes full of gifts for the residents as a way to show respect for veterans of the U.S. military. For more of this story, read Monday’s edition of the Herald.