LETTER: Thanks to Veterans Day contributors

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By The Staff

Guard Duty, a non-profit organization supporting our military and veterans, is proud to announce the sponsors and contributors of this year’s Guard Duty’s 2008 Veterans Day Celebration, November 8, Taylorsville.

On behalf of Guard Duty and the veterans of Spencer County, we thank the following for their generous contributions:

Taylorsville Lake State Park, Norton Healthcare, Grace Cox and CUB Bank, Steve Bowman and People’s Bank,Becky House and Spencer Physical Therapy, Maxcare and Dr. Steve Smith, McDonalds of Taylorsville, Bob Gill of Taylorsville Dairy Queen,  Dr. Alex Shelley and Elk Creek Animal Hospital,  Tonya and Faulkner’s Meats, Matt and Angie Goldstein of Taylorsville County Mart, Michael and Jessica Nation of Home Town Florist, Kathy Wheeler of Subway, Bev and the girls at the Red Scooter, Willow Sullivan and Edgewater Resort,  Patty Leeser and Boat Works, Tim and Amelia Nichols of W.T. Froman, the owners of Elk Creek Restaurant, Brenda Neel and Avon, and One More Mile.

 We would like to also thank Mr. Bill Greenwell for heading this year’s military display to be held at Ray Jewell Park featuring the National Guard Hot Air Balloon, obsticle course and climbing wall, military reenactors and vintage military vehicles, military educators and the branches of our armed forces and displays, vendors, and the church youth groups participating in our newest addition to the military display at Ray Jewell Park...the “History Fair of Spencer County Veterans In Our Churches”, Mrs. Larry Dennison and Mrs. Michael Porta for heading the Veterans Honour Ceremony, Mr. Brian Pharis for heading “Glory Run’s 5K Walk/Race”, Jerry Davis and Melvin of GD Computers and Keith Thomas for sound set-ups, Mr. Larry Dennison for heading the Veterans Day Parade and all the security staff members and workers making this year’s event an exciting and memorable day for the entire family!

Plan today to take the time to honour the men and women who defended and continue to defend our country and our rights.

For information about this day or to participate, please call Rita @ 477-8049 or check out our website’s calendar of events, www.guardduty777.com.

DJ Fee