BLOWING ROCK — Blowing Rock American Legion Post 256 hosted a Veterans Day event to honor past and present service members in the community and across the nation.

The American Legion sponsored community event took place on Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. at the American Legion Building. Post Commander Yount introduced the event by recognizing the 75th anniversary American Legion Post 256’s as one of 12,000 posts across the country that serve America’s 19 million veterans.

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