Veterans invited to be guests of honor at special Nov. 11 events


Veterans of all wars are invited to participate in a variety of events scheduled Nov. 11 throughout the county.

A breakfast and assembly are planned at Carrollton High School. Those planning to attend the breakfast are asked to meet in the high school gym lobby at 7 a.m. An assembly will follow in the CHS gym at 8 a.m.

Bell-Herron Middle School is hosting an assembly to honor veterans in the Bell-Herron gym at 9:15 a.m. Student Council will serve donuts and coffee to veterans and their families prior to the assembly.

Conotton Valley High School will host veterans for an assembly at 9 a.m. A breakfast will be served at 8:15 a.m. in the cafeteria to veterans and their families.

Veterans are invited to a breakfast at Southern Local High School at 8:30 a.m. followed by a program at 9:30 a.m.

A program for veterans is scheduled at John Gregg Elementary near Amsterdam at 9:15 a.m.

The Carrollton Eagles #2185, located at 1270 Brenner Rd. north of Carrollton, is hosting an open house for all veterans from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Free food and beverages will be available for all veterans.

A breakfast is planned Nov. 12 from 7:30-10 a.m. at the Carroll County Vets Club on Brenner Rd. Cost is by donation. A baked steak dinner is planned that evening from 5-8 pm. Cost is $7 per person. Veterans who show an I.D. will be served free.