BOONE — The High County Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America hosted their 16th annual Veterans Day Ceremony at the Boone Mall to honor those who served the country.

Following a selection of patriotic music performed by the Watauga Community Band with conductor Bill Winkler, MOAA Vice-President Fred Schmitt recognized several organizations in the High Country that support veterans and military families, including American Legion Post 130, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7031, Disabled American Veterans Chapter 90, Blue Star Alliance Chapter 10, App State’s Veterans Association, Military Affairs Committee and ROTC programs.

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