The Veterans Day Program will be Monday, November 12 in the high school main gym at 10 a.m. The speaker this year will be Gunner Kesler. He is retired from the military, lives in Orange County and is currently running for the Southeast-Stampers Creek school board seat.
The advanced US history students will be reading several patriotic selections, which will include the history of Veterans Day and the poem “No, Freedom Isn’t Free.”
A tribute for the 100th anniversary of the ending of World War I, which ended at exactly at 11 a.m. on November 11, 1918.
Chris Lindley’s advanced US history students will also be helping with registration, set-up and clean-up as well as greeting veterans and military guests.
Story by Faith Wilder