Veterans honored with parade; Vet Day ceremonies set for Saturday too

Veterans Day Events

Veterans Day Events

This year's parade route begins at the Hardin County Courthouse and ends in front of Savannah City Hall at Hanna Boulevard. At 11 a.m., the 16th annual Elk Grove Veterans Day Parade will proceed south on Elk Grove Florin Road to Elk Grove Regional Park. Mayor Jake Windham spoke during the ceremony.

Soldiers from the Fort Carson Mounted Color Guard led the parade as they held flags steadfast in the blustering wind pervading the city. Guest speaker will be Alice Kraatz, 12, who initiated the effort to include MI with other states that have a Vietnam Veterans Day.

Korean War veterans will be honored at a ceremony beginning at 11 a.m.at Heritage Park, 2481 Heritage Lane, in North Natomas.

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Parade entries included area high school marching bands, Junior ROTC programs and Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion posts.

The Navy Club Ship 40 has a ceremony at 5 p.m.in Navy Park, 54th Street and Sixth Avenue at the harbor.

A ceremony will take place at the Colorado Veterans Monument, on the west side of the Colorado State Capitol.

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The discovery has led to the shutdown of two cooling towers at Disneyland, which nine of the 12 people visited during September. The incubation period is two to 10 days before symptoms appear, after exposure to the bacteria.

On Sunday Braintree VFW Post 1702 will be holding a 5K walk and cookout with the walk starting at 9:30 a.m. on John F. Kennedy Memorial Drive.

For those who can't attend, the Courier will be showing live video of the parade from the newspaper office on Main Street.

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He lounged at some of the fans who came close to the advertising boards, sparking a melee between the players and other fans. Marseille are well-known for having a powerful fan base that can exert pressure on the club and players alike.

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