Veterans Day at Jasper High School

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    Dave Weatherwax/The Herald Edward Beatty of Paoli, left, his daughter Samantha Peters of Jasper, Phillip Freeman of Jasper and Freeman's grandson Dakota Mackey, a freshman at Jasper High School, joined in standing for the presentation of the colors at the start of a Veterans Day program in the JHS gymnasium Monday morning. Both Beatty and Freeman are U.S. Army veterans who served in the Vietnam War.

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    Dave Weatherwax/The Herald Veterans stood when the Jasper High School band played the song of their branch of the military during a Veterans Day program held in the JHS gymnasium Monday morning.

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    Dave Weatherwax/The Herald U.S. Army veteran Art Dall of Jasper saluted during the Pledge of Allegiance at the start of a Veterans Day program in the Jasper High School gymnasium Monday morning.

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    Dave Weatherwax/The Herald Sandy Terwiske of Dubois, the mother of fallen Marine Lance Cpl. Alec Terwiske, spoke to the student body at Jasper High School during a Veterans Day program in the school's gymnasium Monday morning.

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    Dave Weatherwax/The Herald Jasper High School students gave a standing ovation after listening to Sandy Terwiske of Dubois, the mother of fallen Marine Lance Cpl. Alec Terwiske, speak during a Veterans Day program in the school's gymnasium Monday morning.

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    Dave Weatherwax/The Herald Marine recruit Brandt Kinder, left, and recruiter Staff Sgt. Anthony Cole, both of Evansville, stood at attention while Jasper High School senior Logan Witte played taps at the conclusion of a Veterans Day program in the school's gymnasium Monday morning. Witte was accompanied on the trumpet by classmate Austin Armstrong who was positioned across the gymnasium.