RECOGNIZING SERVICE: Annual salute held for local veterans

COLUMBIA CITY — Veterans were honored with ceremonious grandeur Sunday at the 11th Annual Salute to Veterans program.Indian Springs Middle School hosted the event, sponsored by Peabody Public Library, which was themed, “Every Picture Tells A Story.”As part of the program, a slide show presentation scrolled through photographs of veterans along with their military service. The Whitley County Historical Museum filled several tables with memorabilia, photographs and newspaper clippings from war times. “We want to honor those who have served us,” said Pastor Judith Follis from Hope Lutheran Church in her invocation. To read the rest of this story, see the Nov. 11 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.