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Veterans Day ceremony to be hosted by Slater schools

Tuesday, November 4, 2008

Saline County residents are invited to attend a Veterans Day service in the Slater School gymnasium Tuesday, Nov. 11, at 10 a.m.

Slater High School Band and Shyanne Sellers will perform the national anthem. There will be a salute to troops by Jean Gallagher, Sam Jones, Margaret Pond, Wally George, Sharon Crawford, James T. "Tut" Bellamy and Jamie Nichols.

A 9/11 tribute will be held, including participation by the sponsoring veterans organizations -- American Legion Post 78, American Legion Post 178 and VFW Post 4367 -- along with Slater City Council members, Slater school board members, county officials and Gallagher, Jones and Bellamy.

State Representative Joe Aull will be the special speaker.

The drill team from Smith-Cotton High School in Sedalia is scheduled to perform.

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