Memorial Day Weekend Celebration

CHENEY— Local organizations are coming together through different events over the Memorial Day weekend to honor the many lives lost in the nation’s wars.

American Legion Post 72 is setting up a “Poppy” table at 9a.m.-3p.m. outside of Mitchell’s Harvest Foods and Yokes Market and Ace Hardware on Saturday, May 28.

Members will hand out paper poppy flowers for people to wear on Memorial Day. The poppy symbolizes remembrance and hope for a positive future and peaceful world.

Poppies symbolize a show of support for the Armed Forces community, those currently serving, and ex-military personnel and t...


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