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By Forrest Hershberger
Sidney Sun-Telegraph 

Sidney Celebrates Veteran's Day with SHS Grad


November 13, 2019

Forrest Hershberger

The Sidney Middle School and Sidney High School Choir performed "We Honor You" and sung the National Anthem during the Veterans Day Service.

Monday's bitter cold was warmed with the celebration and solemn recognition of the men and women who put on the uniform of military service.

Veterans Day is a holiday that started as the recognition of World War One ending, on the 11th hour, of the 11th day of the 11th month. It was originally Armistice Day.

It is an opportunity to honor our veterans," said Sidney High School Principal Chris Arent.

He said he remembers waiting for his brother to come home from Vietnam, and the time his father served.

He then addressed the veterans in the crowd.

"I know it can be difficult, but please believ...

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