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Music teacher Danielle O’Neil led a group dance, Nov. 9. Photo by Patrick L. Sullivan

LHK thanks veterans

FALLS VILLAGE — At a concise ceremony Thursday, Nov. 9, Lee H. Kellogg School students thanked veterans with songs and dance.

Peter Oliver (left) and Dave Bayersdorfer share a laugh before the ceremony. Photo by Patrick L. Sullivan

SCS keeps veteran tradition alive

LAKEVILLE — Veterans came to Salisbury Central School for the traditional Veterans Day ceremony Thursday, Nov. 9. It was the 17th year of the event.

Sixth-grader Skyler Ohman, in uniform, was outside in the parking lot directing traffic, and had to be summoned to lead the assembly in the Pledge of Allegiance.

Colonel Kirk Harrington visited CCS on Nov. 8. Photo by Riley Klein

Cornwall students honor veterans

CORNWALL — The student body of Cornwall Consolidated School led a ceremony of gratitude for veterans of the armed forces on Thursday, Nov. 9. 

In total, nine veterans from varying branches of service spent a morning with the students. Servicemen were represented from every major conflict going back to World War II.

Chris Williams led the ceremony in Salisbury, Nov. 11. Photo by Patrick L. Sullivan

Salisbury thanks those who served

SALISBURY — About 40 people gathered on a chilly morning at Town Hall for a Veterans Day ceremony Saturday, Nov. 11.

Chris Williams led the ceremony, assisted by Dave Bayersdorfer and Don Hurlbutt.

Bayersdorfer read from remarks by President John F. Kennedy on Veterans Day in 1961:

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