Stories tagged with: Veteran's Day Parade

November 7, 2009 - 6:34pm
4 years 36 weeks ago

American heroes walked the streets of Zanesville today.

Young and old lined the streets and waved their flags for the Veteran's Day Parade. This year's theme was "Salute Our Veterans" and veterans like Shawn McConnell feel it is important to honor them.

"In a country like ours, it is important that we remember the sacrifices it took in order to give us the liberties and freedoms we have," says U.S. Air Force veteran Shawn McConnell.

School bands...

October 6, 2009 - 6:34pm
4 years 41 weeks ago

Zanesville's Veterans Day Parade is about a month away, and Veterans Council President, Bud Johnson, says he is accepting applications for those who want to take part in the event this year.

Johnson says he's received 62 entries back already.

"We've built the parade back up to where we've had over 100 units in it every year for the past five years, and there's no doubt we're going to have over 100 this year, " says Johnson.

Johnson says local businesses, local...

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