Tag: Veterans Day

Schools Inviting Veterans, First Responders To Breakfast

The student council at Kenneth Henderson Middle School will honor veterans of the community by inviting them to a breakfast on Friday, November 8th at 7:15 a.m.  The school would like to have veterans whether they are active duty or retired from any branch of the military, to attend the […]

Parade, fireworks on tap for Veterans Day activities

Veterans Day falls on Sunday, Nov. 11, and there are several things going on in Garden City this weekend to commemorate the holiday. On Saturday, Harry H Renick American Legion Post No. 9 is holding the annual Veterans Day parade at 10 a.m. on Main Street in Downtown Garden City. […]

Quilts of Valor honors veterans

By SCOTT AUST, FCEDC Director of Communication Twelve veterans were honored Friday morning at St. Catherine Hospital with quilts made by members of the local Quilts of Valor chapter. Coordinator Kay Hoskinson said Friday’s presentation marked a total of 52 quilts that have been given to veterans to date since […]

Veteran’s Day in Scott County

Every edge of our country is touched by the stories of war. It wasn’t many years ago that one was not asked, “Did you serve?” but “What branch did you serve?” And although there may be gaps in our ranks, Americans can agree that our military deserves honor and recognition […]

Schools honoring veterans, first responders this week

On Friday, Nov. 10, the student council at Kenneth Henderson Middle School will honor community veterans by inviting them to breakfast at 7:15 a.m. in the school’s atrium, 2406 Fleming St. The school would like to have veterans whether they are active duty or retired from any branch of the […]