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The Mount Lawn Cemetery Association is made up of individuals with ties to Watauga County, most of whom have loved ones buried at Mount Lawn Cemetery.

BOONE — The Mount Lawn Cemetery Association held a Veterans Day Memorial Service on Friday, Nov. 11.

Rev. Bud Russell officiated the service, which included remarks from a local veteran. The Pershing Rifle Honor Guard, composed of state and national flag bearers and two rifle bearers from the Appalachian State University ROTC program, began the event with the presentation of colors before Capt. Jim Fisher, retired Navy chaplain, spoke.

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