Memorial Day ceremony set for 10 a.m. at cemetery.
In recognition of Memorial Day, Madras VFW Post 12141 will conduct a brief program at Mount Jefferson Memorial Park Cemetery, under the flag poles.
The ceremony will take place at 10 a.m. Monday, May 27, and the public is invited and urged by the VFW to attend and show their support for those military veterans who have given their lives in support of the country.
The ceremony includes about six or so members of the VFW who each recite a part of the ceremony, as well as the color guard. The entire program lasts between 10-15 minutes.
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