November 11this Veterans Day, a day to celebrate veterans and to honor their sacrifices made for our nation. Celebrations will be held across the nation and several events are planned in our area.
Thursday afternoon at 4:00 pm the Fellowship of Christian Athletes from Red River High School will place a wreath at the courthouse. The public is invited. Just outside the Sheriff’s Office there is a large plaque honoring the sons and daughters of Red River Parish who have given their lives in defense of America.
Next Monday the Air Force Junior ROTC at Red River High will present their annual Veteran’s Day program. It will be held in the school gymnasium and will begin at 10:50 am. All veterans present will be honored during the program.