Veterans honored with luncheon, music, presentation at CCSC

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Seniors at Central Crossing Senior Center in Shell Knob enjoyed a Veterans Day lunch on Nov. 10, as a result of a donation from Shell Knob Insurance. In photo, George Meissner played the guitar, sang and read original poems in a salute to Veterans everywhere. Contributed photo

Seniors at Central Crossing Senior Center in Shell Knob enjoyed a Veterans Day lunch on Nov. 10, as a result of a donation from Shell Knob Insurance.

VFW Commander Dave Atkinson presented a program on the origination of the patriotic bugle salute of ‘Taps.’ According to information in his presentation, Taps calls an end to the day [and] as a tribute to those that gave the ‘last full measure of devotion.’ Contributed photo