Saluting our veterans

Both New Albany Elementary and Hickory Flat Attendance Center held ceremonies honoring area veterans.

New Albanys ceremony took place last Friday at 1:30 p.m. in the school cafeteria.

1st Grade teacher Donna Kay Sizemore organize the program at New Albany

Hickory Flat held its recognition service Mondy morning. The junior and senior Beta club sponsored the program.

A procession of veterans came in with each branch of the armed services represented by their flag.

The Hickory Flat music department presented the National Anthem and other patriotic songs.

All of the World War II veterans present were given medals of appreciation.

A catfish lunch in honor of the veterans and their families followed.