Local Veterans Day activities

Eagle Point events begin with a breakfast at the Eagle Point Senior Center where veterans will dine at no charge. Other adult tickets are $5. The Veterans Day ceremony begins at 10:30 a.m. in front of the covered bridge. The high school band will play, Mayor Sherman and others will speak. A plaque will be placed on one of the large rocks dedicated to those men and women who served in the Gulf War.

The VA Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center & Clinics (SORCC) in White City will observe Veterans Day  at 10 a.m. in the facility’s Theater.  The ceremony is scheduled to conclude on the traditional “Eleventh Hour”.    Program highlights include guest speaker: Linda K. Sindt, Col, USAF (Ret) and Vietnam era Veteran.  Congressman Greg Walden will introduce the guest speaker.  There will be a  Memorial Tribute to our fallen Oregonian OEF/OIF heroes, along with a patriotic performance by Rogue Valley Symphonic Band.

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