Greene County Tech serves free meal to those who served America

Veterans honored with virtual ceremony
Updated: Nov. 15, 2020 at 11:13 AM CST
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PARAGOULD, Ark. (KAIT) - The Greene County Tech High School honored area veterans Saturday with a free drive-thru meal and virtual ceremony.

It was the school’s 49th Veterans Day event, but the pandemic forced them to make a few changes.

Lori Dial, the event coordinator, said more than ever it’s important to recognize those who have served our country.

“Skip over a year is just not right. Our veterans have sacrificed so much for us and have done so much for us," she said. "We don’t want a year to go by without at least acknowledging and trying to show some appreciation as best we can.”

The students served more than 50 meals.

To view the virtual ceremony, click here.

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