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SIC to mark 50th anniversary of Vietnam War with ceremony

HARRISBURG, IL (KFVS) -

America will mark the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War this year, and Southeastern Illinois College will hold a special ceremony to recognize and honor veterans of the war.

On Friday, November 6, the college will welcome and honor local Vietnam Veterans in the George T. Dennis Visual and Performance Art Center lobby. The ceremony will start at 12:30 p.m.

The program will feature a presentation of colors, a wreath laying by the Michael Hillegas Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, and musical performances by the Pre-K class of the Mary Jo Oldham Center for Child Study.

A local Vietnam veteran will be the guest speaker.

All veterans and members of the community are invited

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