Memorial Day Service Brings Out Powder Springs Veterans
Powder Springs' American Legion Post 294 held its annual Memorial Day Ceremony Monday
American Legion Post 294 honored veterans and those currently serving at their annual Memorial Day Ceremony Monday at the Coach George E. Ford Cultural Arts and Community Center of Powder Springs.
Keynote speaker Chief Warrant Officer 4 Benny Lee Wyrick of North Georgia Military College as well as Powder Springs Mayor, Patricia Vaughn, spoke on the importance and history of Memorial Day. Among the 117 in attendance, seven were WWII veterans.
Powder Springs Police Department Color Guard performed the Presentation of the Colors and Aisha and Nikkei Bryant as well as Isaiah Rachel serenaded the crowd with patriotic music.