Bend Area students salute veterans


Olivia Jeffers had a solo performance during the New Haven Elementary School Veterans Day program.


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The New Haven Elementary School Choir, under the direction of Kimberly Bond, held its annual Veterans Day program Thursday evening. A portion of the choir is pictured as Bond directs.


Mindy Kearns | Courtesy

Steve VanMeter, a member of the Drew-Webster American Legion Post of Pomeroy, told Wahama students the proper American Flag etiquette when the school held its Veterans Day program.


Mindy Kearns | Courtesy

The Wahama High School Chorus, under the direction of Rachel Reynolds, sang selections during the Veterans Day tribute at the school.


Mindy Kearns | Courtesy

Maddy VanMatre, a member of the Wahama Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society, is pictured as she reads a poem at the Veterans Day ceremony at the school.


Mindy Kearns | Courtesy

Second grade students at New Haven Elementary School give a salute while singing “You’re a Grand Old Flag,” to conclude the Veterans Day program Thursday. The program was under the direction of Kimberly Bond.


Mindy Kearns | Courtesy

U.S. Army Captain James McCormick was the guest speaker when the New Haven Elementary School Chorus hosted a Veterans Day program Thursday evening.


Mindy Kearns | Courtesy

Olivia Jeffers had a solo performance during the New Haven Elementary School Veterans Day program.

The New Haven Elementary School Choir, under the direction of Kimberly Bond, held its annual Veterans Day program Thursday evening. A portion of the choir is pictured as Bond directs.

Steve VanMeter, a member of the Drew-Webster American Legion Post of Pomeroy, told Wahama students the proper American Flag etiquette when the school held its Veterans Day program.

The Wahama High School Chorus, under the direction of Rachel Reynolds, sang selections during the Veterans Day tribute at the school.

Maddy VanMatre, a member of the Wahama Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society, is pictured as she reads a poem at the Veterans Day ceremony at the school.

Second grade students at New Haven Elementary School give a salute while singing “You’re a Grand Old Flag,” to conclude the Veterans Day program Thursday. The program was under the direction of Kimberly Bond.

U.S. Army Captain James McCormick was the guest speaker when the New Haven Elementary School Chorus hosted a Veterans Day program Thursday evening.

Olivia Jeffers had a solo performance during the New Haven Elementary School Veterans Day program.
http://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2017/11/web1_11.11-Program-1.jpgOlivia Jeffers had a solo performance during the New Haven Elementary School Veterans Day program. Mindy Kearns | Courtesy

The New Haven Elementary School Choir, under the direction of Kimberly Bond, held its annual Veterans Day program Thursday evening. A portion of the choir is pictured as Bond directs.
http://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2017/11/web1_11.11-Program-2.jpgThe New Haven Elementary School Choir, under the direction of Kimberly Bond, held its annual Veterans Day program Thursday evening. A portion of the choir is pictured as Bond directs. Mindy Kearns | Courtesy

Steve VanMeter, a member of the Drew-Webster American Legion Post of Pomeroy, told Wahama students the proper American Flag etiquette when the school held its Veterans Day program.
http://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2017/11/web1_11.11-Program-3.jpgSteve VanMeter, a member of the Drew-Webster American Legion Post of Pomeroy, told Wahama students the proper American Flag etiquette when the school held its Veterans Day program. Mindy Kearns | Courtesy

The Wahama High School Chorus, under the direction of Rachel Reynolds, sang selections during the Veterans Day tribute at the school.
http://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2017/11/web1_11.11-Program-4.jpgThe Wahama High School Chorus, under the direction of Rachel Reynolds, sang selections during the Veterans Day tribute at the school. Mindy Kearns | Courtesy

Maddy VanMatre, a member of the Wahama Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society, is pictured as she reads a poem at the Veterans Day ceremony at the school.
http://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2017/11/web1_11.11-Program-5.jpgMaddy VanMatre, a member of the Wahama Rho Kappa Social Studies Honor Society, is pictured as she reads a poem at the Veterans Day ceremony at the school. Mindy Kearns | Courtesy

Second grade students at New Haven Elementary School give a salute while singing “You’re a Grand Old Flag,” to conclude the Veterans Day program Thursday. The program was under the direction of Kimberly Bond.
http://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2017/11/web1_11.11-Program-6.jpgSecond grade students at New Haven Elementary School give a salute while singing “You’re a Grand Old Flag,” to conclude the Veterans Day program Thursday. The program was under the direction of Kimberly Bond. Mindy Kearns | Courtesy

U.S. Army Captain James McCormick was the guest speaker when the New Haven Elementary School Chorus hosted a Veterans Day program Thursday evening.
http://www.mydailyregister.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/24/2017/11/web1_11.11-Program-7.jpgU.S. Army Captain James McCormick was the guest speaker when the New Haven Elementary School Chorus hosted a Veterans Day program Thursday evening. Mindy Kearns | Courtesy