Veterans Breakfast

Wayne Blackford (red shirt) talks with friends Sunday during the annual Veterans Breakfast at Veterans Hall. First responders were also welcome to enjoy the free breakfast.

Webb City American Legion and VFW posts will also hold their annual Thanksgiving Dinner for everyone in the Webb City R-7 School District on Sunday, Nov. 19.

Veterans Day events planned this weekend

Veterans Day falling on Saturday this year will be observed on more than one day.

At 9:30 a.m. Friday, Webb City High School will hold its annual Veterans Day assembly, at which all area veterans are urged to attend and be honored.

Webb City Elks Club will hold its annual ceremony in Memorial Park at 11 a.m. Saturday.

The 36th annual Joplin Community Veterans Day Parade will start at 10 a.m. Saturday. It will begin at 15th and Main Street, going north to Third Street, west to Joplin Avenue and then south to the parking lots between Fifth and Seventh streets.

Banks will be closed Monday.