Multiple ceremonies for Memorial Day on Monday
Memorial Day activities begin in the morning and run through afternoon on Monday. The Memorial Day opening ceremony is at 8:30 a.m.at Memorial Lane Park, 550 N. Travis St. Former Marine Sgt. E-5 John W.W. Calvert is guest speaker. The Memorial Day ceremony on the square is at 10 a.m. with guest speaker retired Air Force Maj. Gen. Howard Thompson. The Field of Flags closing ceremony is at 2 p.m. at 3602 E. Highway 377 and includes a parachute jump.