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Local schools honor veterans with joint assembly

11 November 2017, 01:46 | Myrtle Vega

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Veterans Day is officially tomorrow, but that doesn't stop communities from celebrating and honoring America's Veterans, not even the children.

Along with moments of silence and saluting veterans, students decorated halls as Walls of Honor, showcasing photos of family members whom served in the military.

The Highland County Veterans Honor Guard conducted the posting of the colors at the event, and the Hillsboro High School band performed the national anthem, as well as the rallying songs of each military branch.

Saturday is Veterans Day, but on Friday, Windom held a program was held to honor those who've served.

"We have been hosting the annual veteran's day assembly for the last 14 years", Melonas said. The students and staff work really hard on this every year.

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Everyone was encouraged to recognize and be thankful towards these fearless men and women who have dedicated themselves to serving The United States of America.

"I was in the Army Air Corps. and as far as people calling us 'The Greatest Generation, ' we all just did our job and then came home", Moore said. "They know that they should respect and honor them for the time that they've given to this country", says Carol Barger, the Music Teacher of Shelledy Elementary School.

At Staley High School, the celebrations are starting early. "We couldn't have done a lot of this without their support".

She says it's important that students always keep in mind to honor our veterans.



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