ALGONA — Students and staff at the Algona Middle School spent Friday morning, Nov. 11 honoring local veterans and saying “thank you” with a special Veteran’s Day program for the community.
Veterans and their family members, along with AMS students, packed the gymnasium Friday morning for the program, which was led by the students, band and choir.
Evan Deal, AMS Student Council president, gave the welcome and presided over the event.
“Today we come together to honor the men and women who have worn the uniforms of our Armed Forces,” he said. “Today, let’s let our actions strengthen the bond between our nation and our warriors.”
For more on this story, see the Nov. 17 issue of the Algona Upper Des Moines.