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Military Veterans honored at Special Ceremony
Military veterans were honored at a special ceremony at Poplin Elementary School on Friday, November 8, 2013. Thirty-five veterans, spouses, and family members, all related to students or staff at Poplin Elementary, attended the ceremony. Principal Scott Broome organized the event.
The fifth grade chorus sang patriotic melodies and everyone sang “My Country Tis of Thee.” The Porter Ridge High School ROTC conducted the Presentation of Colors and shared their skills. Veterans shared what they learned from their military experiences with students. Following the ceremony, Veterans visited classrooms.
Written by: Beth Medlin, Media Coordinator
Posted: Nov 08, 2013 by Elizabeth Medlin