Coahoma to Host Veterans Day Celebration Nov. 12
CLARKSDALE –A Veterans Day celebration honoring all area veterans is being hosted by Coahoma Community College at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 12, in the Pinnacle.
All area veterans will have special seating, are invited to participate, and to attend a reception following the program.
Delivering the Veterans Day address will be Jimmy Matthews, Quitman County Emergency Management director.
Opening the celebration, CCC students will present the colors. The invocation will be given by Joharrison Rocket; welcome by John Mayo; a tribute by Letha Richards; and musical selection by Angela Collins.
Margaret Dixon will introduce the speaker; the CCC Mime Team will perform a dramatization, and the CCC Ensemble, a musical selection.
Dr. Rosetta Howard, CCC vice president of academics, will deliver closing remarks.