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    Emporia Presbyterian Manor hosting veterans breakfast

    Veterans, their spouses and widows are invited to Emporia Presbyterian Manor for a free breakfast at 7 a.m. November 11 at Presbyterian Manor, 2300 Industrial Rd., Emporia.“We appreciate their service,” said Susan Siepelmeier, executive director. “It’s an honor to serve our area veterans, their spouses and widows each year and remember their sacrifice.”Come and enjoy a hot breakfast and entertainment by the Sunshine Singers.Reservations are required as space is limi...  Read More...

  • Emporia Presbyterian Manor hosting veterans breakfast

    Veterans, their spouses and widows are invited to Emporia Presbyterian Manor for a free biscuits and gravy, eggs, sausage and bacon breakfast at 7 a.m. November 10 at Presbyterian Manor, 2300 Industrial Rd., Emporia.“We appreciate their service,” said Susan Siepelmeier, executive director. “It’s an honor to serve our area veterans, their spouses and widows each year and remember their sacrifice.”Gifts will be given to veterans as a token of appreciation.Entertainmen...  Read More...

  • Thank you, veterans!

    Every year on the last Monday in May, we celebrate Memorial Day to honor the women and men who have died while serving in the United States military.The American holiday was originally known as Decoration Day due to how soldiers would decorate the graves of their fallen comrades with flags, wreaths and flowers.The holiday originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official federal holiday in 1971. Today, we observe Memorial Day by visiting cemeteries or memorials, participatin...  Read More...

  • Celebrating our veterans

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