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Sunday, November 16, 2008

Honoring Those Who Served

Veterans Day was this week.

My hometown had a parade and a program to honor those who have serves our nation as a small token of our appreciation for what they have wentthrough on our behalf.

We can never repay them, we can only thank them, and teach our children that those who have served have secured, and preserved, our liberties.

To get an idea of how Franklin, North Carolina honored our Veterans, I produced some videos of the event, and two wonderful photographers took photos. They are
My Town Franklin and Beautiful Franklin. Both of those guys are veterans, and deserve our thanks as well.

Two local papers were there, the Macon News and the Franklin Press...only the Press seems to have made their coverage print only, so they don't get a link.

Here is a song by Billy Ray Cyrus giving tribute to those who served: