Prattville to Honor Veterans November 11th


CONTACT: Jamie Moncrief, email or (334) 361-3609

DATE: November 10, 2010

The City of Prattville will join the American Legion Post 122, and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1349, in sponsoring a wreath-laying ceremony at the Autauga County Courthouse at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 11, 2010, to officially mark Veterans Day.

“The citizens of Prattville join me, on this day our nation has set aside, to thank and honor all of the men and women who have served in our Armed Forces,” said Prattville Mayor Jim Byard, Jr. “It is my hope that our veterans know how much their service to our nation is appreciated,” he continued.

VFW Post 1349 will conclude the day by hosting their annual Veterans Day Flag Retirement Ceremony at 5:00 p.m. at the Post located at 1079 South Memorial Drive.

In observance of Veterans Day, all City offices will be closed Thursday, November 11, 2010. There will be no garbage or trash collection.