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Cass County plans its 9/11 observance

Posted: September 4, 2012 - 9:01pm

Cass County plans its 9/11 observance

WALKER — Cass County will conduct a Sept. 11 public observance at the veterans podium on the north courthouse lawn in Walker, beginning at 7:30 a.m.

Spencer Ross American Legion Post No. 134 honor guard will post the colors. Legion Auxiliary Chaplain Nancy Wagner will offer opening remarks and a prayer.

The sheriff’s honor guard will post and unfold the flag. The Legion guard will fire three rounds and play “Taps”. The sheriff’s guard will refold the flag.

Thirty seconds of siren sound will be followed by 30 seconds of silence. The flag will be lowered to half-staff, where it will remain for the balance of the day.