OCSD5 schools to honor veterans on November 10 with programs, free breakfast

Veterans Get A Special

Veterans Get A Special "Thank You" From Elementary Students

The Clare County Veterans Service will also host another Veterans Day Program at the Harrison High School on Monday, November 13 at 1 p.m.

A Veterans Day ceremony will be held Friday, Nov. 10 by Farmersville ISD. Burch advised the children to visit with veterans, ask them about their stories and thank them for their service. "So, we appreciate their efforts in honoring the veterans".

During the ceremony, a video message will be played from country music icon Charlie Daniels, whose Journey Home Project donated $10,000 to outfit the Veterans Resource Center with technology to be used by student veterans. The veterans were introduced at an assembly and then students honored the vets through songs, poems and essays. For information, call Larry Kanfer at 217-398-2000. A Veterans Community Lunch will be held at 11:30.

"Since that day, every November people from around the nation have gathered to honor our veterans", Ahearn proclaimed.

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Events will include presentations by the Farwell high School Band, an opening by Jillian Yule, representing the FHS Student Council and the Presentation of the Colors by the American Legion Post 558 and the Veterans of Foreign War Post 3039. Keynote speaker is veteran Alfred Coon. Members of the William R. Witty American Legion Post will participate.

The formal Veterans Day ceremony is at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Tom Walsh Chapel at the Oregon Trail State Veterans Cemetery in Evansville. The program is open to the public. The coins were designed by Veteran Student Services and the Office of Development and Alumni Affairs with permissions from UT Athletics and the various military branches.

All veterans of US military are invited to enjoy a free lunch from 11 a.m.to 2 p.m.at Texas Roadhouse locations at 204 N. Country Fair Drive, C, and 1155 S. Route 51, Forsyth.

Free auto wash for veterans and military personnel from 8 a.m.to 5 p.m.at Westville vehicle Wash, 800 S. State St.to honor and recognize those that have and are serving.

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