Celebrating America’s Veterans
A ceremony recognizing the service of all of America’s veterans was held at the Sistersville Veterans Memorial Park on Tuesday at 11 a.m. The Sistersville American Legion/VFW Post color/honor guard was in attendance and participated in the ceremonies. Commander of American Legion Post #67, Roger Post, hosted the event and announced the Sgt. Nathan Greene of Nitro, W.Va., as the guest speaker. Presidents of the Auxiliary to Post #67 and VFW Post 6327, Cathy Post and Sandy McEown placed a remembrance wreath at the memorial and Post introduced winners of an essay contest sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary as David Grimes and Brooke Mason who read their essays aloud to the medium sized crowd attending the ceremonies.