Pa. sells new license plates to honor veterans - WFMJ.com News weather sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio

Pa. sells new license plates to honor veterans

Updated:

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvanians can display their support for military veterans with a new specialized license plate authorized by a state law enacted last year.

The "Honoring Our Veterans" plate costs $35, and nearly half that amount will go to a trust fund run by the state Department of Military and Veterans Affairs.

The money will fund grants to service organizations for veterans and other charities.

The new plates are illustrated with a bald eagle and an American flag.

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation began selling them last month.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • More NewsMore>>

  • James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with 135-102 win

    James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with 135-102 win

    Thursday, May 25 2017 11:24 PM EDT2017-05-26 03:24:23 GMT
    LeBron James scored 35 points and passed Michael Jordan to become the NBA's all-time playoff scoring leader as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 135-102 to claim their third straight Eastern...More >>
    LeBron James scored 35 points and passed Michael Jordan to become the NBA's all-time playoff scoring leader as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 135-102 to claim their third straight Eastern Conference title.More >>
  • UPDATED

    Mentor reverses track opting NOT to go with Austintown Superintendent Vince Colaluca

    Mentor reverses track opting NOT to go with Austintown Superintendent Vince Colaluca

    Thursday, May 25 2017 10:47 PM EDT2017-05-26 02:47:14 GMT
    Vince ColalucaVince Colaluca

    Austintown Local Schools Superintendent Vince Colaluca is being named as the new superintendent for the Mentor Public School System according to an official from that district. Colaluca confirmed to 21 News on Wednesday that he interviewed for the superintendent 's post at that school district in Lake County, Ohio. An email from Executive Secretary to the Mentor School Superintendent says that Colaluca as been selected for the job and will be approved at a meeting today. 

    More >>

    Austintown Local Schools Superintendent Vince Colaluca is being named as the new superintendent for the Mentor Public School System according to an official from that district. Colaluca confirmed to 21 News on Wednesday that he interviewed for the superintendent 's post at that school district in Lake County, Ohio. An email from Executive Secretary to the Mentor School Superintendent says that Colaluca as been selected for the job and will be approved at a meeting today. 

    More >>
  • Canfield Trooper shares emotional story, reminding drivers to move over

    Canfield Trooper shares emotional story, reminding drivers to move over

    Thursday, May 25 2017 9:50 PM EDT2017-05-26 01:50:46 GMT

    Cowles is now the face of a recent PSA, reminding motorists it's the law to slow down and move over for stopped emergency vehicles.

    More >>

    Cowles is now the face of a recent PSA, reminding motorists it's the law to slow down and move over for stopped emergency vehicles.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WFMJ. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms