Everyone is invited to attend the annual Veterans Day event sponsored by VFW Post 7316, American Legion Post 89, Caswell Senior Center, and Piedmont Community College on Saturday, November 11, 11 a.m. The outdoor event will be held at the Yanceyville Pavilion at the municipal building rain or shine. Please bring lawn chairs and prepare for the weather.
Guest Speaker will be Master Chief Petty Officer (Retired) Philip T. Dodson is from Mebane. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy in August, 1987 and graduated from Basic Underwater Demolition/SEAL (BUD/S) training in August, 1988. Including a 14-month break in service (during which time he served in the Navy Reserve), he completed over 31 years of service, all of it as a SEAL, 16 years in the Naval Special Warfare Development Group.
This is always a great way to say thank you to the veterans who have served this nation.