LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - A country music star comes to East Texas for a concert and makes time to help out an East Texas veterans organization.
Legendary fiddle player and performer Charlie Daniels was in Longview Sunday for a concert.
At Letourneau university's Belcher center, Daniels held a meet and greet prior to performing.
"My first thought was wholly cow. Charlie Daniels has been one of my favorite all times of my life. I grew up listening to his music. Knowing he was a big supporter of veterans," said army veteran and Daniels fan Jud Hagan.
Daniels, a big supporter of our military and veterans issues, took the time to do what he loves to do.
Help any veterans organization that asks.
Signing a guitar that the VFW 1183 in Longview will auction. His support meant a lot to post members.
"To have a celebrity in this day and time, that is willing to go above and beyond, for the veteran groups, it's heart-warming and exciting," says 1183 post commander Jon Ashcraft.