Port Lavaca Rotary honors Warrior's Weekend leader
March 26, 2014 at 6:04 p.m.
Updated March 25, 2014 at 10:26 p.m.
Port Lavaca Rotary recently honored Ron Kocian with the Paul Harris Fellow for his work with Warrior's Weekend in Port O'Connor. The Paul Harris award, named after the Rotary founder, is given to distinguished individuals in recognition of their humanitarian work. Warrior's Weekend, now in its eighth year, began with 200 volunteers and now has well more than 700 participating. Hundreds of veterans from all over the United States, the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico take part in this yearly event in Port O'Connor, which is set to take place this year on May 17.