In addition to the dedication of the new Veterans Memorial Park this Saturday in Summerville, the organizers of Trion’s Fall Festival plan to honor Chattooga County’s veterans as well. As part of the Fall Festival a ceremony honoring veterans both living and dead will take place at the Trion Track Field pavilion at 9 AM on Saturday.
Also, next week on Veterans Day November 11th, there will be a ceremony at Dowdy Park at the new memorial, hosted by VFW Post 6688. That ceremony will take place at 11 A.M.
Veterans Day will be observed in Menlo as well. The annual veterans day program will get underway at Menlo Elementary School beginning at 9:30 AM.