BEEVILLE (KIII NEWS) - The Beeville Independent School District handed out GED diplomas Tuesday morning to area veterans who had to go to war before getting the chance to finish high school.
Among those who received GEDs Tuesday was 94-year-old Ollie Morris, who served during WWII as a waist gunner aboard a B-24.
Also receiving his GED was 83-year-old Adolfo V. Gonzales who served in the Korean War.
71-year-old John Salinas also received a GED Tuesday. Her served during the Vietnam War.