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Smithville Elementary School Veterans Celebration Nov. 3
SES students honored military vets last year with a special program. The Children sang the hymns of the four military branches, as well as a rousing chorus of God Bless the USA. This year the event will be held Friday, Nov. 3. - photo by File photo
Smithville Elementary School students honoring DeKalb County’s war heroes is an annual event where students sing patriotic songs to honor those who served. Last year, students led by Kelly Birmingham performed "God Bless the USA," as well as the hymns of the four branches of the military. Adrienne McCormick read a poem “Veteran’s Day” by Cheryl Dyson: This year’s event begins at 9:30 a.m. where all veterans are invited.