GRAVETTE The dozens of employees at R & R solutions in Gravette gathered around the display of ser vice flags last Wednesday to honor veterans who have served our nation.
As the nearby American flag few at half staff honoring those who died at the recent Fort Hood shooting, John Rambadt, CEO of R & R, openedthe brief ceremony with prayer, spoke about the sacrifices veterans have made and recognized employees who have served the nation in various services.
Catt August thenread a poignant two-page essay, “One-half boy, onehalf man”, which descr ibes what could be a typical service man’s dedication. She closed with the words,“Now we even have women over there in danger, doing their part in this tradition of going to war when our nation calls us to do so.”
These photosshow part of the crowd and the raising of the American flag that flies in front of R & R.
Rambadt said his wife, Amy, was a motivator in planning the ceremony.
News, Pages 11 on 11/18/2009
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