Vets Home Hosts Memorial Day Ceremony

On Friday, the Southwest Louisiana War Veterans Home hosted a Veteran’s Memorial Ceremony to honor and remember the soldiers who gave the ultimate sacrifice for the freedoms of their fellow Americans. Guest speaker Retired U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Colonel Robert McGuiness told the story of several fallen soldiers that he remembers in honor of Memorial Day. First Baptist Church’s Joy Singers also performed several patriotic tunes for the veterans and their families in attendance.

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