Veterans Day

  • Courtesy/VFW Post 8560
    Courtesy/VFW Post 8560

Veterans Day was celebrated at Sulphur Spring VFW Post 8560 on Monday with members and unit Auxiliary hosting students and faculty from Travis Middle School. The colors were posted by Uncle Sam (Philip Gabbert) and Lady Liberty (Barbara Gabbert), followed by blessing and guest speaker Art Romanat. Students sang patriotic songs after the speaker and lunch was served. Those in attendance were: Rusty Nail, commander; Willam Skelton, senior vice; James Ross, junior vice; Philip Gabbert, chaplain and Uncle Sam; Erwin Oetting, adjutant; Roger Rees; Ramon Dias; Troy Garrett; Phil Lockwood; Cliff Badger; Romanat; Joe Robinson; Sally Harred, auxiliary commander; Marlene Lockwood, auxiliary senior vice; and Barbara Gabbert, Lady Liberty.