City deals with growing population of veterans suffering from wounds of war
Helen and Dennis Nelson stand outside Papa’s Cafe Jan. 10 in Harker Heights. The Nelsons have struggled with PTSD for nearly two decades, and said the area lacks adequate services for treatment.
Michael Requenez, Harker Heights Recreation Center custodian, sweeps the basketball court. Requenez was a civilian contractor in Iraq, and now suffers from symptoms of PTSD.