BISD honors local veterans
Breckenridge ISD honored local veterans during a Veterans Day ceremony last Thursday, Nov. 11 at the Breckenridge Athletics and Fine Arts Facility. Honorees in attendance included Lance Kitchens, Les Strickland, Eddie Renfro, Christopher Hancock, Jean Hayworth, Rodney Anderson, Anthony Kelly, and honorary Veterans of Foreign Wars member Rush Walker.
Special guests included the Daughters of the American Revolution, Daughters of the Republic of Texas, Lisa Echols, Mary Thompson, and Jean Edwards, along with honored guest Robert Burchett.
The Breckenridge High School Buckaroo Band played a “Salute” to the armed forces, the First Baptist Church Praise Team, led by Daniel Bertrand, sang Earth to God, Avery Rodgers sang the National Anthem, and Anthony Kelly sang God Bless the USA.