New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | November 19, 2017

Honoring veterans at NKMS

By Andre Jones | November 10, 2017 11:55 am
Above, family members of the late Sara Elizabeth Toy Zeman are moved to tears as a proclamation for her dedication to the United States Air Force is read by Kenneth Otey during New Kent Middle School’s annual Veterans Day ceremony held Friday morning. The ceremony continues to be a draw for a number of community members as veterans and their families are honored at the event. Below keynote speaker Major Alan D. Walker delivers a message that “Freedom isn’t Free” as he emphasizes to students the important sacrifices made by veterans. At bottom, the combined Lion & Crescendo choirs perform a modernized rendition of “America the Beautiful.”Andre' Jones photos

Above, family members of the late Sara Elizabeth Toy Zeman are moved to tears as a proclamation for her dedication to the United States Air Force is read by Kenneth Otey during New Kent Middle School’s annual Veterans Day ceremony held Friday morning. The ceremony continues to be a draw for a number of community members as veterans and their families are honored at the event. Below keynote speaker Major Alan D. Walker delivers a message that “Freedom isn’t Free” as he emphasizes to students the important sacrifices made by veterans. At bottom, the combined Lion & Crescendo choirs perform a modernized rendition of “America the Beautiful.”

Andre' Jones photos

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