Salvation Army graduates fifth group of cooks

April 27, 2010 (SPRINGFIELD)

The fifth group has graduated from the Salvation Army's School for Cooks in Springfield. Nine veterans graduated from the eight-week program Monday.

Their first task was to serve up delicious prime rib, shrimp and asparagus for guests at a restaurant in Springfield. The School for Cooks program is sponsored by the Illinois Department of Veteran's Affairs.

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