Memorial Day in Meigs County 2017


American Legion Post 39 members stand as the National Anthem is played during Monday’s Memorial Day ceremony at the Pomeroy levee.


Gladys Cummings stands for the National Anthem before reading Flander’s Field to those in attendance at the ceremony in Pomeroy.


Southern Marching Band member Kalandra Nero plays Taps at the Pomeroy Memorial Day ceremony.


Legion member Dan Arnold places a wreath in the river in memory of fallen Navy soldiers.


Legion Commander John Hood, Legion member Jerry Frederick and Sgt. Major Jim Freeman salute the flag as the National Anthem is played.


The Southern High School Marching Band played at the Memorial Day ceremonies in Racine, Pomeroy and Chester on Monday.


The Southern Marching Band Flag Corp. salutes as the band plays the National Anthem.


The flag as raised to half-staff during the Memorial Day ceremony in Racine.


The Southern Marching Band began their day at the Racine Memorial Day ceremony.


Guest speaker Lt. Colonel Zane Beegle speaks with Robert Beegle at Monday’s ceremony in Racine.


American Legion Post 39 members stand as the National Anthem is played during Monday’s Memorial Day ceremony at the Pomeroy levee.

Gladys Cummings stands for the National Anthem before reading Flander’s Field to those in attendance at the ceremony in Pomeroy.

Southern Marching Band member Kalandra Nero plays Taps at the Pomeroy Memorial Day ceremony.

Legion member Dan Arnold places a wreath in the river in memory of fallen Navy soldiers.

Legion Commander John Hood, Legion member Jerry Frederick and Sgt. Major Jim Freeman salute the flag as the National Anthem is played.

The Southern High School Marching Band played at the Memorial Day ceremonies in Racine, Pomeroy and Chester on Monday.

The Southern Marching Band Flag Corp. salutes as the band plays the National Anthem.

The flag as raised to half-staff during the Memorial Day ceremony in Racine.

The Southern Marching Band began their day at the Racine Memorial Day ceremony.

Guest speaker Lt. Colonel Zane Beegle speaks with Robert Beegle at Monday’s ceremony in Racine.

American Legion Post 39 members stand as the National Anthem is played during Monday’s Memorial Day ceremony at the Pomeroy levee.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/05/web1_5.31-M-1.jpgAmerican Legion Post 39 members stand as the National Anthem is played during Monday’s Memorial Day ceremony at the Pomeroy levee.

Gladys Cummings stands for the National Anthem before reading Flander’s Field to those in attendance at the ceremony in Pomeroy.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/05/web1_5.31-M-3.jpgGladys Cummings stands for the National Anthem before reading Flander’s Field to those in attendance at the ceremony in Pomeroy.

Southern Marching Band member Kalandra Nero plays Taps at the Pomeroy Memorial Day ceremony.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/05/web1_5.31-M-4.jpgSouthern Marching Band member Kalandra Nero plays Taps at the Pomeroy Memorial Day ceremony.

Legion member Dan Arnold places a wreath in the river in memory of fallen Navy soldiers.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/05/web1_5.31-M-5.jpgLegion member Dan Arnold places a wreath in the river in memory of fallen Navy soldiers.

Legion Commander John Hood, Legion member Jerry Frederick and Sgt. Major Jim Freeman salute the flag as the National Anthem is played.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/05/web1_5.31-M-6.jpgLegion Commander John Hood, Legion member Jerry Frederick and Sgt. Major Jim Freeman salute the flag as the National Anthem is played.

The Southern High School Marching Band played at the Memorial Day ceremonies in Racine, Pomeroy and Chester on Monday.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/05/web1_5.31-M-7.jpgThe Southern High School Marching Band played at the Memorial Day ceremonies in Racine, Pomeroy and Chester on Monday.

The Southern Marching Band Flag Corp. salutes as the band plays the National Anthem.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/05/web1_5.31-M-8.jpgThe Southern Marching Band Flag Corp. salutes as the band plays the National Anthem.

The flag as raised to half-staff during the Memorial Day ceremony in Racine.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/05/web1_5.31-Racine-2.jpgThe flag as raised to half-staff during the Memorial Day ceremony in Racine.

The Southern Marching Band began their day at the Racine Memorial Day ceremony.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/05/web1_5.31-Racine-3.jpgThe Southern Marching Band began their day at the Racine Memorial Day ceremony.

Guest speaker Lt. Colonel Zane Beegle speaks with Robert Beegle at Monday’s ceremony in Racine.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2017/05/web1_5.31-Racine-4.jpgGuest speaker Lt. Colonel Zane Beegle speaks with Robert Beegle at Monday’s ceremony in Racine.