WWII veterans leave Cape Central for D.C. 'Honor Tour' - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

WWII veterans leave Cape Central for D.C. 'Honor Tour'

(Source: Robert Foote, KFVS) (Source: Robert Foote, KFVS)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

It's not your everyday school bus.

This one's taking a group of World War II veterans to Washington, D.C.

It's called the "Honors Tour," and it gives veterans the chance to tour our nation's capitol, and get a look at museums and monuments that represent our country.

Students at Cape Central High School participated in a sendoff on Friday for the veterans.

The event included musical entertainment, as well as participation by area law enforcement and emergency service personnel.

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