Wreaths Across America - Newton, MS Veterans Cemetery

Many of our Wounded Warriors attended and participated the Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Newton, Mississippi Veterans Cemetery on December 13, 2014. "Remember, Honor, and Teach." That's the motto of Wreaths Across America, an annual event where veterans and families pause to honor the servicemen and women who have died. The ceremony is held nationwide at noon eastern time, in coordination with the laying of the wreaths at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldiers at Arlington Cemetery. Here locally, the event was held at the Newton Veterans Cemetery. "You've got Memorial Day and of course you have Veterans Day," Retired Army Colonel Dennis Smith said. "Memorial Day is of course in May and it's to hon