As we near the day set aside each year to celebrate and extend gratitude and honor to those who have fought for our nation, community members are reminding veterans from around the area of several events happening leading up to and on Veterans Day Monday.
David Warren, Paster at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, says they will be hosting a Veterans Day Fish Fry on Saturday, November 9th beginning at noon at their location on Hopkinsville Road/Highway 91 South in Princeton. He adds that area musician Eric Horner will perform patriotic and Christian music following the dinner. Pastor Warren notes that all veterans in attendance will also receive a special and unique gift, a Military Bible Stick, which is a small portable player and headphones with a dramatized version of the New Testament that can be listened to anywhere. For more information about the Veterans Day Fish Fry you can call Pleasant Grove Baptist Church at 270-365-1230.
Caldwell County Elementary School administration are encouraging all veterans to attend their annual Veterans Day Celebration on Monday, November 11th beginning at 8AM in the school gymnasium. They add that the fifth grade class will be presenting a musical performance that will honor veterans of all wars. For more information you can contact the Caldwell County Elementary School at 270-365-8030.
Veterans are also being invited to attend the annual Veterans Day Program on the Caldwell County Courthouse steps on Monday, November 11th beginning around 11AM. Officials with the VFW Post 5595 in Princeton are also inviting all veterans to a meal following the program. For more information you can contact the VFW Post 5595 at 270-365-3060.