Lincoln Land Community College will honor veterans at its 22nd annual Veterans Day Ceremony on Friday, Nov. 10. The reception begins at 1 p.m., followed by the ceremony at 1:30 p.m. in A. Lincoln Commons on the LLCC-Springfield campus, 5250 Shepherd Road. The public is invited to attend.
The American Legion Post 759 Color Guard will post the colors, and LLCC student Lance Corporal Bobby Herpel will sing the national anthem and “God Bless the USA.” The program also includes LLCC Trustee Dennis Shackelford serving as master of ceremonies, LLCC student Corporal Nathaniel Mayfield providing remarks and Herpel playing “Taps.”
The ceremony is sponsored by LLCC Student Life and honors all veterans including LLCC faculty, staff and students who served in the armed forces.