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PHOTOS: River Crest honors vets ahead of Veterans Day

Visiting veterans demonstrate the protocol for the folding and presentation of the flag during the Veterans Day event at River Crest Elementary on Nov. 2. 1 / 4
Hudson Police Officer James Wildman speaks to students about his time in the military during the Veterans Day event at River Crest Elementary on Nov. 2. 2 / 4
River Crest Music Specialist Marni Poquette, left, leads River Crest Elementary students in a song during the Veterans Day event on Thursday, Nov. 2. The students and staff honored veterans ahead of the holiday on Nov. 11. Rebecca Mariscal / RiverTown Multimedia3 / 4
Maya O’Keefe, front, delivers her speech for the Veterans Day Service at River Crest Elementary as Bridget Gillen and Alivia Nault wait to give their own. 4 / 4

River Crest Elementary students, staff and veteran family members gathered together on Thursday, Nov. 2 to recognize veterans and current service members ahead of Veterans Day Nov. 11.

Students Andrew Seiffert, Maya O'Keefe, Bridget Gillen, Alivia Nault and Sharv Jani gave speeches during the event. Veteran and Hudson Police Officer James Wildman was the speaker for the ceremony.

Rebecca Mariscal

Rebecca Mariscal joined the Hudson Star Observer as a reporter in 2016. She graduated from the University of St. Thomas with a degree in communication and journalism. 

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