LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Lufkin veterans were treated to a special program Monday from the students of the St.Cyprians Episcopal School.
The performance was put together by the school's 5th and 6th grade students. During the program, the students took time to honor the veterans that are associated with faculty and students of the school. The school was also given a Texas flag from State Representative Trent Ashby. The program ended with the playing of Taps.
"This week we celebrate a very special day" Rev. Ralph Morgan said. "It isn't Thanksgiving, but it is a day we give thanks. It isn't Independence Day even though it is a day to celebrate freedom. it isn't Valentines Day even though it is a day to think about love. The holiday we celebrate today is Veterans Day."