Blinded soldier to speak at church


Capt. Scott Smiley will be guest speaker at Bellevue Foursquare Church on Sunday, Sept. 16.

Smiley is one of only a handful of soldiers who chose to remain on active duty after being blinded by fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan. Since a car bomb blinded Capt. Scott Smiley in Iraq, he has skied Vail, climbed Mount Rainier, earned his MBA and won an Espy award.

Capt. Smiley will speak at 10 a.m. Bellevue Foursquare Church is located at 2015 Richards Road.

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