Rosepine students honor veterans

ROSEPINE, LA (KPLC) - Rosepine Junior/Senior High School honored veterans at their school gymnasium Thursday.

The day started with an introduction of veterans by Melinda Granger. Followed by a welcome by Lisa Lohman. The presentation of wreath was done by Jeff Mullins, Technical Sergeant, United States Air Force.

The 6th Battalion, 353rd Regiment 162nd Infantry Brigade marched in presenting flags.

Rosepine's Future Business Leader of America's President, Destiny McClain performed the pledge of allegiance.

Hannah Austin and Lakin Smith sang, in harmony, National Anthem.

First Baptist Church, DeRidder's Joy Singers along with Suzie Nugent, Justin Johnson - all sang.

The benediction was given by Rev. Lindsey Burns.

TAPS was performed by Brandon Boggs and Jacob Dearman.

And a Veterans table was set up to display keepsakes and mementos of military currently serving and those who have served.

Rosepine officials are hoping to continue their Veterans Day efforts for many more years to come.