North Jones students sing to honor veterans - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

North Jones students sing to honor veterans

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

North Jones Elementary 4thgraders showed their appreciation Tuesday with a Veterans Day celebration.

Students put on a specialperformance for the men and women who served, and continue to serve our country. The students sanghymns and patriotic songs to honor veterans on the nationally recognizedday.  Supervising Principal Robert Hillsaid the school has a lot of veterans and they just wanted to take the time outto honor them.

“I was just so amazed atthe voices of those children that participated,” said Vietnam Veteran RalphKenney. “It was touching, but I was so impressed with those children.”

Kenny thanks the teachers who organized the event and taught thechildren to sign and sing the songs. 

Copyright 2014 WDAM. All rights reserved. 

Powered by Frankly