Meadow Lane Elementary hosted its 22nd annual Veterans Assembly Nov. 11. A total of 76 veterans from all branches of the Armed Forces were recognized at the event.
Honored veterans were invited to attend by their children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives as well as family friends. Also honored were Lee’s Summit Police Department officers who are veterans as well as Meadow Lane staff veterans.
The special event included presentation of the colors and a demonstration of flag folding by the Lee’s Summit North High School Air Force Junior ROTC. The Meadow Lane Honor Choir also sang the National Anthem.