Mineral Wells Index, Mineral Wells, TX

May 24, 2014

Annual Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony Monday at Woodland Park

Mineral Wells Index

— The annual Memorial Day Remembrance Service is 11 a.m. Monday, May 26, at Woodland Park Cemetery.

Lunch will follow at American Legion, Ferris Anderson Post No. 75. The public is invited.

On Saturday, students from Mineral Wells High School, along with members of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2399, fanned out across Woodland Park Cemetery, locating and placing U.S. flags at veterans' graves.

The graves of former Mineral Wells volunteer firefighters at the cemetery were also marked with that organization's flags.

Likewise, flags were being placed at veterans' gravesites across the county as the nation prepares to remembers the men and women who gave served their country, including those who died defending freedom at home or abroad.