A Veterans Day ceremony will be held Monday at the Troup County Veterans Memorial at 11 a.m. The event is put on by the West Georgia Veteran’s Council, which is made up of American Legion Post 75, Disabled American Veterans, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4629 and the Marine Corps League.
The program recognizes veterans of all U.S. wars in addition to laying a wreath and recognizing the council’s veteran of the year.
This year’s keynote speaker will be Paul Longgrear, a retired U.S. Army Colonel who served in Vietnam. Longgrear was inducted in the Army Ranger Hall of Fame in 2011.
Source: Ceremony to be held Monday to pay respect to men and women who served country | Lagrance Daily News