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home : news : north central illinois   May 24, 2016

11/12/2012 1:29:00 PM
Veterans Day observations carry on to Nov. 12


Lincoln School students in Mendota honored the nation’s veterans during an assembly Monday morning. Along with special readings, students also sang patriotic songs including a second grade rendition of “You’re a Grand Old Flag.”NewsTribune photo/Tamara Abbey
 
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Lincoln School students in Mendota honored the nation’s veterans during an assembly Monday morning. Along with special readings, students also sang patriotic songs including a second grade rendition of “You’re a Grand Old Flag.”
NewsTribune photo/Tamara Abbey

 

Veterans raise the school’s flag before the Pledge of Allegiance and national anthem are recited. The First Class Committee of PHS invited area veterans to attend a breakfast and flagpole ceremony on Monday morning to show appreciation for their service and sacrifice.NewsTribune photo/Goldie Currie
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Veterans raise the school’s flag before the Pledge of Allegiance and national anthem are recited. The First Class Committee of PHS invited area veterans to attend a breakfast and flagpole ceremony on Monday morning to show appreciation for their service and sacrifice.
NewsTribune photo/Goldie Currie

Shannon Crawley-Serpette
Staff Writer



The Veterans Day celebrations that began a week ago and took place on the actual Veterans Day in Granville continued in various locations today, the government-workers’ holiday.

Among the activities today was a flag-raising by veterans, a breakfast for veterans and music in honor of veterans this morning at Princeton High School.

Also, Mendota Grade School had an assembly for Veterans Day this morning 

 












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