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Veterans in the spotlight for annual Ellsworth Middle School program

Vets in the spotlight for annual EMS program

By Bill Kirk

In the shadow of a presidential election earlier in the week, area residents put politics aside to salute area veterans during Ellsworth Middle School's annual Veterans Day program Friday.

The focus for this year's program was Korean War veterans, according to EMS Principal Paul Uhren, who had those in attendance from that conflict stand as part of his opening remarks. Uhren said he was told by originator and now-retired Principal Steve Broton this is the 12th year the program has been held.

Read more in the print version of the Herald Nov. 14.