LLCC honors veterans with activities Nov. 11 and 12

LLCC will honor veterans at its 20th annual Veterans Day Ceremony Wednesday, Nov. 11. The reception begins at 1 p.m., followed by the ceremony at 1:30 p.m. in A. Lincoln Commons. The public is invited to attend.

The American Legion Post 759 Color Guard will post the colors and LLCC staff member Doris Williams will sing the national anthem. The program also includes LLCC Trustee Jerry Wesley serving as master of ceremonies; LLCC student Staff Seargent Kegan Sullivan, U.S. Air Force, providing remarks; the LLCC Choir singing “America the Beautiful” and LLCC student Bobby Herpel playing taps.

The ceremony is sponsored by the LLCC Student Life Office and honors all veterans including LLCC faculty, staff and students who served in the armed forces.

In addition to the ceremony on Nov. 11, the Veterans Club is sponsoring a Jeans Day Nov. 12. Take a $5 donation to the Student Life Office to support the Brian McMillen Veterans Scholarship and wear your jeans.