Friday, November 11, 2016

Veterans honored locally

Boy Scouts salute the flag during a ceremony at Mapleview Cemetery.

Crittenden County veterans were honored at two ceremonies this morning. The school district hosted its annual Veterans Day ceremony at Rocket Arena with students and the public in attendance. American Legion Post 111 in Marion also held its annual tribute to veterans with a traditional 11 a.m. service at Mapleview Cemetery war memorial.

Veterans were recognized by military branch at a ceremony at Rocket Arena.

Veterans salute during the playing of "Taps" at Mapleview Cemetery.