Vets honored in Middlesboro

Published 9:00 am Friday, November 10, 2017

Tyler Eschberger | Daily News

Vets Serving Vets and First State Bank held a dinner on Nov. 9 in honor of Veterans Day. The hall of the Middlesboro Community Center was filled with veterans of all ages and their families. Local elected officials and the public alike all attended the dinner to pay respect to servicemen and women who fought for the freedom of this country. Veterans and their families make themselves at home at the Middlesboro Community Center during a dinner in their honor.

Ray Welch | Daily News

The First Baptist Youth Choir of Pineville performed for the vets and their families before dinner was served.

Raymond Welch | Daily News

CEO of the First State Bank of the Southeast, Katherine Reese Capps, addresses the audience, thanking the vets for all they have done and still do.

Tyler Eschberger | Daily News

The vets and their families all proudly standing for the Pledge of Allegiance.