Honoring Our Veterans

Members of the Ohio County Honor Guard visited with Governor Matt Bevin on April 15 to discuss veterans affairs and present the governor with a plaque naming him an honorary member of the PFC Wesley Memorial Honor Guard and giving him a commemorative 1860 cavalry saber. From left, Orville Baize, J.T. Taylor, Bobby Crume, Mark Beard, James Barbee, David Crume, John Tomes, Richard Gaskill, Gov. Bevin, Chris Phelps, Bobby Crowe, Manny Vars, Carol Carter and Ray Morrison are pictured. The Honor Guard has performed more than 900 military honor funerals, color guard parades and many other veteran ceremonies.

• Karaoke is from 8 to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday at James L. Yates American Legion Post 9, 736 Frederica St. All are welcome to attend this free event.

• B&B karaoke is from 8 p.m. to midnight every Friday and Saturday night at the Amvets Post 75, 2600 W. Second St.

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