Thursday is Veterans Day, and communities throughout our area will take part in morning ceremonies. The annual Veterans Day activities in Parkersburg will begin with a parade forming at 9 a.m. at Parkersburg High School.
The parade ends with ceremonies at City Park, including a National Guard flyover and speeches from several dignitaries.
Marietta's observance begins with a parade at 10:00 a.m., forming at Fourth and Butler Streets and ending at East Muskingum Park where Veterans Day ceremonies will take place.
In Pleasants County, an 11:00 ceremony Thursday morning at Saint Marys High School features a performance by the high school band.