(CBS Detroit) — Metro Detroit communities on Thursday found different ways celebrate the men and women who served in the armed forces.
In Sterling Heights, the city held it annual Veteran’s Day ceremony with remarks from veterans, music from Henry Ford II High School band and a 21-gun salute.READ MORE: Small Businesses In Michigan Saw Record Job Growth In 2021, Data Says
The event ended on the symbolic laying of wreaths and posting of colors by Veterans of Foreign Wars.READ MORE: Peace Officer Awards Ceremony Honors Life-Saving Heroes, First Responders In Oxford High School Tragedy
Students at the Woodhave-Browntwon School District in Woodhaven planned a special drive-thru Veteran’s Day parade.
Fifth grade students used the motto “Never forget – Thank a vet” as they look to remember those who served.MORE NEWS: Comcast Rise Awarding Grants To 100 Minority-Owned Small Businesses
© 2021 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.