Archive for Wednesday, September 3, 2008

Sept. 11 ceremony

September 3, 2008

The De Soto VFW Post 6654, its men's and ladies' auxiliaries,De Soto Boy Scout Troop 54, and Lexington Trails Middle School will collaborate to honor those lost and those who responded to the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks with a ceremony starting at 6 p.m., Sept. 12 at the post, 33725 W. 84th St.

The program will include an invocation by The Rev. Richard Copeland, a POW/MIA ceremony, patriotic readings, a candlelight vigil and music by the middle school band and vocal choir.

The Boy Scouts will also conduct a flag retirement ceremony.