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Veterans’ Day Celebration Sponsored by American Legion Piatt County Council

The 63rd Annual Veterans’ Day celebration and parade will be held Friday, November 11, 2022.

This event is sponsored by the Piatt County Council of the American Legion and American Legion Auxiliary.

The program, which leads off the evening, will begin at 7:00 p.m. at the reviewing stand located on the south side of the Courthouse Square in Monticello.

The program will include an appearance by the Lincoln Challenge choir and a special address by the State Commander of the American Legion, Lomac Payton. Commander Payton was elected Commander at the State Convention in July 2022.

A parade will follow the program stepping off at 7:30 p.m. sharp.

The parade will be led by the County American Legion Commander Gary Shaffer and the Auxiliary President Sue Lewis.

Many schools, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, and entries from many other organizations will participate.

Point of contact for the event is Charles Barre at 217-369-0115 or Nick Nichols at 252-320-6138.

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