Saluting local veterans


The Southern High School Marching Band performed as series of songs as part of Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration at the Pomeroy Levee.


James Stewart prepares to place a wreath in the river in memory of Navy veterans.


Jerry Fredrick reads The Ragged Old Flag during Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration in Pomeroy.


Gladys Cummings reads Flander’s Field as American Legion Post 39 Commander John Hood looks on.


Commander John Hood speaks during Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration.


Members of American Legion Post 39 salute during Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration.


The American Flag stands at the front of the gymnasium as a video plays during the Veterans Day program on Friday at Southern High School.


Veterans salute as the National Anthem is played during Friday morning’s Veterans Day program at Southern Elementary.


Jane Roush tolls the bell as the names of those killed in action are read.


Members of the Racine American Legion retire the colors at the conclusion of the Veterans Day program at Southern Elementary.


Lauren Lavender extinguishes the candles as the names of soldiers killed in action are read.


Southern first graders sing during the Veterans Day program on Friday morning.


The Southern High School Marching Band performed as series of songs as part of Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration at the Pomeroy Levee.

James Stewart prepares to place a wreath in the river in memory of Navy veterans.

Jerry Fredrick reads The Ragged Old Flag during Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration in Pomeroy.

Gladys Cummings reads Flander’s Field as American Legion Post 39 Commander John Hood looks on.

Commander John Hood speaks during Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration.

Members of American Legion Post 39 salute during Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration.

The American Flag stands at the front of the gymnasium as a video plays during the Veterans Day program on Friday at Southern High School.

Veterans salute as the National Anthem is played during Friday morning’s Veterans Day program at Southern Elementary.

Jane Roush tolls the bell as the names of those killed in action are read.

Members of the Racine American Legion retire the colors at the conclusion of the Veterans Day program at Southern Elementary.

Lauren Lavender extinguishes the candles as the names of soldiers killed in action are read.

Southern first graders sing during the Veterans Day program on Friday morning.

The Southern High School Marching Band performed as series of songs as part of Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration at the Pomeroy Levee.
http://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/11/web1_11.14-Photo-page-120171113105933729.jpgThe Southern High School Marching Band performed as series of songs as part of Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration at the Pomeroy Levee.

James Stewart prepares to place a wreath in the river in memory of Navy veterans.
http://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/11/web1_11.14-Photo-page-220171113105938767.jpgJames Stewart prepares to place a wreath in the river in memory of Navy veterans.

Jerry Fredrick reads The Ragged Old Flag during Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration in Pomeroy.
http://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/11/web1_11.14-Photo-page-32017111310594161.jpgJerry Fredrick reads The Ragged Old Flag during Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration in Pomeroy.

Gladys Cummings reads Flander’s Field as American Legion Post 39 Commander John Hood looks on.
http://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/11/web1_11.14-Photo-page-420171113105945176.jpgGladys Cummings reads Flander’s Field as American Legion Post 39 Commander John Hood looks on.

Commander John Hood speaks during Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration.
http://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/11/web1_11.14-Photo-page-52017111310594743.jpgCommander John Hood speaks during Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration.

Members of American Legion Post 39 salute during Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration.
http://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/11/web1_11.14-Photo-page-620171113105951247.jpgMembers of American Legion Post 39 salute during Saturday’s Veterans Day celebration.

The American Flag stands at the front of the gymnasium as a video plays during the Veterans Day program on Friday at Southern High School.
http://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/11/web1_11.14-Photo-page-720171113105954516.jpgThe American Flag stands at the front of the gymnasium as a video plays during the Veterans Day program on Friday at Southern High School.

Veterans salute as the National Anthem is played during Friday morning’s Veterans Day program at Southern Elementary.
http://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/11/web1_11.14-Photo-page-8201711131059590.jpgVeterans salute as the National Anthem is played during Friday morning’s Veterans Day program at Southern Elementary.

Jane Roush tolls the bell as the names of those killed in action are read.
http://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/11/web1_11.14-Photo-page-9201711131103470.jpgJane Roush tolls the bell as the names of those killed in action are read.

Members of the Racine American Legion retire the colors at the conclusion of the Veterans Day program at Southern Elementary.
http://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/11/web1_11.14-Photo-page-10201711131107452.jpgMembers of the Racine American Legion retire the colors at the conclusion of the Veterans Day program at Southern Elementary.

Lauren Lavender extinguishes the candles as the names of soldiers killed in action are read.
http://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/11/web1_11.14-Photo-page-112017111311010157.jpgLauren Lavender extinguishes the candles as the names of soldiers killed in action are read.

Southern first graders sing during the Veterans Day program on Friday morning.
http://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/11/web1_11.14-Photo-page-122017111311012488.jpgSouthern first graders sing during the Veterans Day program on Friday morning.