Memorial Day in Lockridge on SaturdayWritten by Theresa Rose on May 18, 2015
The City of Lockridge will host a brief Memorial Day program on Saturday May 23. The events begin at 7:45 when the Honor Guard meets at the Community Center and from there marches to the Cemetery.
Flag raising at 8 am accompanied by the singing of the National Anthem. A rifle team will fire a volley of rounds followed by Taps. Everyone is invited to return to the Community center for refreshments and fellowship. At 8:45 am there will be announcement of the the updates to the local memorial, POW/MIA recognition followed by a moment of silence. The program will be on History War & Peace.