Memorial Day ceremonies were held in Mt. Vernon and Bluford Monday to honor all those veterans who bravely served their country. The Mt. Vernon service featured a Memorial Message delivered by Mt. Vernon Township High School graduating senior Michaela Lamczyk. There were also musical performances, a Posting of the Colors and a special Decoration of Crosses to recognize departed Jefferson County veterans. Bluford's ceremony included a keynote address by U.S. Congressman William Enyart, as well as a Color Guard Salute and a special military fly-over by a World War II Navy T-6 Trainer piloted by Stan Williams.