Mt. Vernon Register-News

May 20, 2013

Ready to honor

By TESA GLASS
CNHI

MT. VERNON — Members of the Mt. Vernon American Legion Post 141, its auxiliary and the Heartland Young Marines placed crosses at the Jefferson County Courthouse.

The crosses represent those veterans who have passed away during the last year. The American Legion hosts a Memorial Day service each year on the north side of the courthouse lawn. The ceremony will be held 10 a.m. Monday, May 27.