Mineral Wells Index, Mineral Wells, TX

November 11, 2012

30th annual Veterans Day of Recognition event Monday

Mineral Wells Index

— The public, especially all local and area military veterans, are invited to attend the 30th annual Veterans Day of Recognition program Monday at Ram Stadium. Admission is free.

The festivities will begin at 10:30 a.m. with music performed by the Mineral Wells High School Concert Band and a fly over. The program will begin at 11 a.m. In the event of inclement weather the program will move to the high school gym.

This year’s guest speaker is Mineral Wells High School graduate Lt. General Richard E. “Tex” Brown, III. This is the second time Brown has served as the event’s keynote speaker. He spoke at the 2003 event at Miller Stadium.

The Veterans Day of Recognition is co-sponsored by the MWISD and the American Legion Family of Post 375, which includes The American Legion, The Sons of the Legion and the Farris Anderson Unit of American Legion Auxiliary.