NEWPORT NEWS - The Honor Flight Historic Triangle Virginia will host a fundraising golf tournament at the Newport News Golf Course on October 25.
Proceeeds from this first annual Killroy Klassic will support Honor Flight, which transports WWII veterans from the Hampton Roads area to Washington D.C to visit the National WWII Memorial dedicated in their honor.
The next trip is scheduled for October 19. Organizers say that trip will go on, despite the government shutdown. The Memorial is part of the National Park Service. Honor Flight hopes the budget issue will be resolved by that time.