The Highground team has decided to move forward with “Plan B” for their 8th Annual Winter Bowl. The COVID-19 rates continue to remain high and the vaccination may not be available to the general public until this summer Continue reading →
The Highground extends a big thank you to everyone who purchased a raffle ticket for the 2020 Honoring Our Veterans Raffle. Their generosity provides important support for the mission to Honor, Educate and Heal.
The Highground hosted their annual Patriotic Quilt Display during the month of December followed by the raffle drawing for the quilts just before Christmas. The Highground team wishes to say thank you to everyone who purchased tickets and Continue reading →
On Veterans Day, November 11, as The Highground’s resident Eagles soared overhead, Veterans and their families, friends and supporters gathered on the Plaza to honor our Veterans. In traditional fashion, the KIA/MIA and POW names were remembered using a recording Continue reading →
The Highground recognized the International Day of Peace on Monday, Sept. 21 with an “open community” event at the Dove Mound Tribute. Poetry, messages of Peace and songs (sung by Deb Esselman) were included in the program. There was also Continue reading →
The Highground Veterans Memorial Park was recently the base of operations for its annual Veterans Weekend Retreat for male combat and noncombat Veterans of any era. From September 18–20, eleven Veterans, primarily Vietnam Veterans, were able to take part in Continue reading →
Please join The Highground for their annual Veterans Day Ceremony on Wednesday, November 11 from 10am-1pm. Starting the day at 10am, the names of the Wisconsin KIAs/MIAs/POWs from WWII to present day will be read Continue reading →
The Highground Veterans Memorial Park hosted their second Female Veterans Weekend Retreat September 11-13. Several Veterans from across the state took part in the retreat with the goal of learning something new to help bring more fulfillment to their lives Continue reading →
The Highground Veterans Memorial Park hosted a well-received Grand Opening for the We Were There: Korea exhibit on September 19, 2020, outside The Highground Museum, following the late morning Korean Honor Stone Placement Ceremony.