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SPOTLIGHT

  1.             Memorial Day Ceremony

    • Call to Order --Robert Baecke, American Legion Post 227
    • Pledge of Allegiance --Robert Baecke, American Legion Post 227
    • National Anthem --Nathan Brackevelt, UTHS Student
    • Invocation --Rev. Dr. Roger Perry, Christ United Methodist Church
    • Welcome --Mayor John Thodos, City of East Moline
    • Keynote Speaker --Brigadier General Kristin K. French (Commanding General Joint Munitions and Lethality Life Cycle Management Command and Join Munitions Command)
    • Rifle Salute --East Moline American Legion, Post 227 Color Guard
    • Taps --Nathat Brackevelt, UTHS Student
    • God Bless America --Nathan Brackevelt, UTHS Student
    • Benediction --Rev. Dr. Roger Perry, Christ United Methodist Church

    137 years later, Memorial Day remains one of America's most cherished patriotic observances. The spirit of this day has not changed - it remains a day to honor those who died defending our freedom and democracy. -Doc Hastings