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Northern Blair recognizes Veterans Day

Tyrone Borough is set to observe Veterans Day on Tuesday.
The event will be held at 11 a.m. at the Tyrone American Legion at 1459 Lincoln Avenue in Tyrone. William Geist, the commander of the VFW is set to give the welcoming remarks tomorrow, with the invocation by Chaplain Don Boytim.
The services will include the traditional pledge to the flag along with the playing of the Star Spangled Banner by the Tyrone Area High School Pops Extension. Services will then continue with the placing of the wreaths, the roll call of the deceased and the placing of the poppies. There will also be additional musical selections during the ceremonies.
Michael DelGrosso, candidate for Congress in the Ninth District, will be the guest speaker at Tuesday’s observance.
The program will conclude with a firing squad and the playing of taps and concluding comments from VFW Commander Geist.