A 2013 Veterans Day Ceremony was held in front of the Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum Monday morning. SHSU Military Chair Lt. Col. Robert McCormick emceed the event. The American flag was raised as well as a new huge Prisoner of War flag at the ceremony. Members of each branch of the military were recognized as they stood while music dedicated to their branch was played.
The featured speaker was veteran carrier pilot and Chairman of the Veterans Advisory Board for the City of Huntsville, Wayne Keen. Keen honored veterans for what they have sacrificed and humbly accepted the role as guest speaker. . . .