Full text of "Winning Veterans Day Essays" - Internet Archive
Erie VA Announces the Veterans Day Essay Contest Winners
On November 11, 2015 in Walsh Gymnasium, the community and Bement CUSD 5 hosted a program honoring our community's veterans. Over 25 servicemen spanning from the 1950s to present day took part. Mr. Jerry Manint ran the program, with the assistance of Mr. Doug Kepley and Mrs. Linda Taylor.The BHS band, directed by Doug Kepley, performed a medley of the service songs (Army, Air Force, Marines, and Navy), and the choir, directed by Angie Corum, sang The Star Spangled Banner, and God Bless The USA. Eagle Scouts Terran Trusner and Josh Watzlawick demonstrated the proper way of folding a flag and discussed the meaning of each fold. In addition, four essayists (two from BMS and two from BHS) were chosen to read their Veterans Day essay-from BMS, Hailey Gadbury and Braden Fogerson, and from BHS, Ali Johnson and Aubrey Glennon.
Veterans Day Essays - Cherry Creek School District
“For our first-ever Veterans Day essay competition I was thrilled to see so many students from across the district express their appreciation for and honor the men and women who fight to protect our freedom each and every day,” said Rep. Crowley. “Now, I look forward to being inspired by this year’s entries as our nation gets ready to once again salute the members of our armed forces for all their sacrifices.”