Vietnam Era Veterans recently hosted Herman Statum, who was born in Bedford County but now lives in Brentwood. Statum spoke about terrorist threats, attacks and tactics over the centuries. Statum discussed his military career and his days as head of security at Opry Mills shopping mall in Nashville. February’s speaker will be Jon Jaques from Murfreesboro who spent time in submarines while he was in the U.S. Navy. For more information about the Vietnam Era Veterans, call Tom Taylor, 931-684-2557.