Veterans Day Event Kirksville

Veteran’s Day will be celebrated in Kirksville tomorrrow.

The Adair County Veterans’ Organizations will host the Community Veterans Day Ceremony tomorrow morning at 11 a.m. at Rieger Armory, 500 S. Elson Street, in Kirksville. Doors will open at 10 a.m. Lt. Col. Dennis J. Utt will serve as the keynote speaker. Utt, who has several awards and decorations including the Bronze Star Medal, is a professor of military science at at Truman State University. His record of service includes Iraq, Afghanistan, Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation New Dawn. The public is invited to attend the event.