Veterans Day

Wilbert Throener was one of the many local veterans who exited out of last Thursday’s Veterans Day program through an avenue of flags formed by members of local Cub Scout Troop 165. Turn to page 2 for more photos of the event.

The heart of Jesus Rivera’s Veterans Day message encouraged the audience to pursue a worthy life goal, military or otherwise, and to contribute to the whole by serving their fellow neighbor, community and nation.

Rivera was the keynote speaker at this year’s West Point Veterans Day program, held Thursday morning, Nov. 11, at West Point-Beemer H.S. Rivera, a U.S. Marine Corporal, is a 2009 West Point-Beemer H.S. graduate.

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