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Memorial Day events around the county

Remembering those who gave all

COLFAX — Cemeteries across the county will fly the flag in remembrance of service men and women who gave their lives for their country.

The annual Colfax event will be held at 10 a.m. at the cemetery, 804 State Route 272.

Resident funeral director and longtime volunteer Craig Corbeill said they the call the program put on by the FFA students the Flag Program.

Corbeill said that the program has happened for over 20 years, and that this year’s program will start with a service led by Pastor Bob Engles with singing provided by Craig and Kristina Willson.

The ceremony is open to everyone, and will...


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