Comet Gym hosted this year’s Veteran’s Day Ceremony. The event included a 60-second moment of silence, Veteran-related quotes spoken by school students, and the next generation of heroes speaking about why they chose to enlist.
Speaker and Wartburg alumni, Keegan Birkicht volunteers at Retrieving Freedom – a service dog training organization. She brought some of her dogs along and showcased their talents. Lauren Connell, the vice president of FFA in Charles City, announced her.
Taher Inc., the food provider for the school, invited both veterans and their spouses to have lunch free of charge following the ceremony.