Ceremony planned for Veteran's Day

By The Paper staff

Wabash County’s annual Veteran’s Day ceremony will take place at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at the Wabash County Courthouse.

Don Cole, chaplain for the Wabash American Legion Post No.15, will present the invocation, followed by Mrs. Robert Wade performing the national anthem.

Wabash County Commissioner Brian Haupert will present remarks, followed by Wabash County Veteran Service Officer Sam Daugherty reading remarks from Mayor Scott Long, Sen. Joe Donnelly and U.S. Rep Jackie Walorski.

The ladies auxiliaries from the American Legion and the Veterans of Foreign Wars will lay wreaths.

VFW Post 286 Commander Scott Hendry and American Legion Post 15 Commander Steve Conner will give remarks.

The VFW Rifle Team will present a gun salute, followed by the lowering of the American flag and the playing of Taps by Bonnie Truss.

VFW Chaplain Mike Teal will give the benediction to close the ceremony.

Posted on 2018 Nov 06