Ninety Six High School and Edgewood Middle School packed the Gymnasium on Monday, November 11 at 10:00 AM to pay tribute to local Veterans. Students from both Ninety Six High & Edgewood Middle Schools participated in the program. Jacqueline A. Rapp, program coordinator, expressed extreme gratitude for the sacrifice that Veterans make to serve our country.
The speaker for the occasion was Captain Jacinda White. Captain White spoke about the major commitment and sacrifices that family members endure when their loved ones choose to serve in the military. Children who have parents in the military have to move and leave friends and family member behind frequently. Captain White closed her speech by thanking all who have served and encouraged others to serve.