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Veterans honored at recognition ceremony at SIC

Veteran army sergeant and student, Michael Spivey, is presented the 2011 Student Veteran Recognition Award by Chad Flannery, Dean for Student Services and Enrollment, at the Veterans Day Ceremony at SIC. Veteran army sergeant and student, Michael Spivey, is presented the 2011 Student Veteran Recognition Award by Chad Flannery, Dean for Student Services and Enrollment, at the Veterans Day Ceremony at SIC.
Josh Richardson, veteran army specialist, SIC student and father, reads a military story to Pre-K children at the Mary Jo Oldham Center for Child Study in honor of Veterans Day. Josh Richardson, veteran army specialist, SIC student and father, reads a military story to Pre-K children at the Mary Jo Oldham Center for Child Study in honor of Veterans Day.
Veteran Army Specialist Josh Richardson and Illinois National Guard Staff Sergeant Beau Detrick pose with Pre-K children in front of a Humvee at SIC, as part of the Veterans Day celebration. Veteran Army Specialist Josh Richardson and Illinois National Guard Staff Sergeant Beau Detrick pose with Pre-K children in front of a Humvee at SIC, as part of the Veterans Day celebration.
Pre-K children from the Mary Jo Oldham Center for Child Study performed “Stars and Stripes” and led the Pledge of Allegiance at the SIC Veterans Recognition Ceremony Thursday, Nov. 10. Pre-K children from the Mary Jo Oldham Center for Child Study performed “Stars and Stripes” and led the Pledge of Allegiance at the SIC Veterans Recognition Ceremony Thursday, Nov. 10.
Veteran Army Specialist Josh Richardson of Carrier Mills lets his son, Carson, honk the horn while fellow Pre-K students explore the Humvee during the Veterans Day celebration at SIC. Veteran Army Specialist Josh Richardson of Carrier Mills lets his son, Carson, honk the horn while fellow Pre-K students explore the Humvee during the Veterans Day celebration at SIC.
HARRISBURG, IL (KFVS) -

Southeastern Illinois College in Harrisburg recognized a student veteran Thursday for its Veterans Recognition Ceremony.

Veteran Army sergeant and student Michael Spivey was presented the 2011 Student Veteran Recognition Award.

Spivey served in the Army for eight years, and is currently working toward his criminal justice degree at SIC.

He works as a deputy sheriff in Hardin County and also works for the Shawnee Correctional Center in Vienna.

Pre-K students got to explore a Humvee and perform at the Veterans Ceremony.

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