Post 187 to honor veterans in community celebration

Veteran's Day ceremony at Veterans' Memorial, Nov. 11

From WSJ Staff Reports

The Walter E. Cole American Legion Post 187 will celebrate Veterans’ Day with a community ceremony at the Wake Forest Veterans Memorial.

The ceremony will start at 11 a.m. Wednesday November 11, 2020 and will last an hour. The Veterans’ Memorial is at 1250 Heritage Club Avenue, Wake Forest.

Ample signage along major roads throughout greater Wake Forest provides direction to the Veterans’ Memorial. 

“As our nation honors the over 23 million living veterans from the Greatest Generation to the Latest Generation, let us never forget the debt of their endeavors. No government commission or single dollar amount can adequately re-pay what has been given by all during our nation’s history through their blood, service and sacrifice, ” said event spokesman Rich Heroux.

For more information contact Heroux at (919) 494-2707 or email Rheroux1@nc.rr.com

(Visited 31 times, 1 visits today)
Latest Posts

Wake Forest Area Chamber launches Black Business Alliance

For The White Street Journal The Wake Forest Area Chamber announces plans for a new group forming within the Chamber: a Black Business Alliance.  Created to provide resources, support, and connections for Black professionals in the area, the Alliance will hold its initial Founder’s meeting on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, at 5:30 p.m. at the […]

0 comments

WFHS Army JROTC team travels to Washington, DC to compete in National Academic Bowl Championship

For WSJ30 COVID-19 has presented many challenges in schools over the past year. From in-person to remote to hybrid learning, high school students across the country have faced hardships and struggles. Through all the challenges of COVID-19 and distance learning, Army JROTC cadets have risen to the challenge through their participation in the 2020-2021 JROTC […]

0 comments

(Visited 6 times, 1 visits today) 40 SHARES Share on Facebook Tweet Follow us Share via: 0 Shares Facebook Twitter Email Copy Link Print More

0 comments

Duck Splash hits the water July 24

The third annual Super Duper Duck Splash hosted by the Rotary Club of Wakefield/Wake Forest is on Saturday, July 24, 2021, at WRAL Soccer Park. Ducks can be adopted now for $5 at www.ncducksplash.com. Photo | Contributed From WSJ Staff Reports Ducks will race again during the Wakefield Rotary Club’s third annual Super Duper Duck Splash, […]

0 comments

Crumbstruction catering ribbon cutting

From WSJ Staff Reports The Wake Forest Area Chamber held a ribbon cutting celebration on Thursday, July 1, 2021, for Crumbstruction Catering & Food Truck. Owners Rashad and Elayna Mateen, a husband-and-wife team who have been cooking together for more than 10 years, were on hand to cut the celebratory ribbon and provide samples of […]

0 comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.