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Area Schools to Host Veterans Program

Posted 11/6/19

McKenzie High SchoolDavid Duncan, director of schools of Hollow Rock-Bruceton is the speaker at 10 a.m. in the McKenzie High School gymnasium. McKenzie Middle SchoolBilly Hollowell will speak at …

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Area Schools to Host Veterans Program


McKenzie High School

David Duncan, director of schools of Hollow Rock-Bruceton is the speaker at 10 a.m. in the McKenzie High School gymnasium.

McKenzie Middle School

Billy Hollowell will speak at McKenzie Middle School at 8 a.m. on November 11. He is an alumna of McKenzie High School who joined the US Air Force after graduation. Sergeant Hollowell was assigned to the Strategic Air Command and worked in Aerospace Ground Equipment and Radar Operations. He was stationed at Robins Air Force Base in Warner Robins, Georgia and continued serving in the Air National Guard at McGee Tyson in Knoxville, Tennessee. After the service, Mr. Hollowell continued his career in transportation as Vice President of Safety / Driver Relations at Milan Supply Chain Solutions.

Billy and his wife Angie have been married 36 years. They have a son Daniel (Amy), daughter Beth Ownby (Allen), and five grandsons. He is a member of First Baptist Church and serves as a deacon and life group leader. He enjoys spending time with family and serving in the mission field.

McKenzie Elementary School

The Veterans Day program is 1 p.m. on November 11 in the gymnasium.

West Carroll

Junior-Senior High

West Carrol Junior Senior High School will honor Veterans on November 7 at 10 a.m. with a program on in the gym. The Vietnam Veterans of America will do the folds of the flag and the soldiers cross presentations, the West Carroll Band will perform patriotic songs and West Carrol Culinary Class will serve a brunch after the program.

West Carroll Elementary School

West Carroll Elementary School is hosting a program on Monday at 1:30 p.m. at the school


High School

Huntingdon High School is hosting its Veterans Day program at 10:45 a.m. on Monday, November 11. Dakota Jordan is the speaker. The Huntingdon Student Council is conducting the ceremony.


Middle School

Glyn Jones will speak at the Huntingdon Middle School at 8:30 a.m. Jones is an Iraq War veteran.

Gleason School

Mr. Keith Dunning is speaking at Gleason School’s annual Veterans Day Program on Monday, November 11 at 9 a.m. Students will participate in patriotic performances by the Gleason Elementary Choir, the Gleason Junior High Choir, and 6th grader Wes Wainscott.


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