Laying wreaths

WREATH is about to be laid at veterans’ monument on the Wilkes County Courthouse lawn during a Veterans Day program Sunday. Left to right are Larry Pendry, District 5 commissioner for the N.C. Veterans Affairs Commission; Larry Reavis, chaplain of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1142; Foyst Blackburn, commander of VFW Post 1142; and Mack Lankford, commandant of the Brushy Mountain Detachment of the Marine Corps League.

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