Several Veterans Day events will take place over the next several days and the public is invited to attend to honor the men and women from our area who have served in the armed forces. Today at 11 AM, the Summerville Veterans Committee will host a ceremony at the Veterans Memorial at Dowdy Park in downtown Summerville. At 1 PM, the Town of Trion will have their annual ceremony honoring veterans. That service will be held at the Trion Veterans Memorial located at the track field. Mr. Hoyt Williams, who is celebrating his 96th birthday today, will serve as the keynote speaker. Mr. Williams is a WWII veteran, well known for his many years in retail business in Chattooga County.
On Monday, Menlo Elementary School will have its annual Veterans Day service at the gymnasium at 9:30 AM.