Featured Speaker: Iraq War Veteran Kevin Engel, Breakfast Sponsored by Bank of Edmonson County
Darren Doyle, story:
The annual Edmonson County Veterans Day Program is scheduled for Monday, November 11, 2019 at ECHS in the gym at 9AM.
This year's featured speaker will be retired Army Command Sergeant Major Kevin Engel, a Veteran of the Iraq War and a Bronze Star and Purple Heart Medal recipient. Kevin is also the VFW 5th District Commander and Brownsville VFW Post 6937 Senior Vice Commander.
The Voice of Democracy student winners from Edmonson County High School will also deliver their winning speeches as they received their awards.
The annual Veterans Breakfast, sponsored by Bank of Edmonson County, will also be available to veterans and their families at the high school, beginning at 7:45 AM. Ham biscuits, sausage biscuits, fruit trays, cookies, juice, and coffee will be served in the cafeteria. Students volunteers will be available to assist veterans and families.