The Napoleonville News


Veterans Day Ceremony Brings Words Of Honor And Care

Gena Vitale 

It was on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, an armistice or a truce was declared between the Allied nations and Germany in the First World War, also known as “The Great War” Armistice Day began the following year and it became an official legal federal holiday in the United States in 1938.

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Tommy Watson, Citizen Of The Week

Gena Vitale 

“I don't believe there is such a thing as heroes in a war. There are many brave individuals who work as a team and it takes everybody to make it work,” says Tommy Watson, Warrant Officer II and Vietnam War Veteran.

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Napoleonville Middle School Honors Veterans

NMS students and staff honored our nation's veterans at the annual Veteran’s Day Program. Students performed skits, read poems, and sang patriotic songs. The NMS band performed several songs to honor America and the brave men and women who have served and continue to serve our country in the armed forces.

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Labadieville Middle School´s Veterans Day Program

On November 7, 2014, the Labadieville Middle School gym went dark and became silent as students, staff and guests stood for the Pledge of Allegiance while the Pierre Part American Legion presented the Colors. Students, Symone Joseph and D’nyah Carter sang the National Anthem. Veterans were honored for their service to our country and the band and cheerleaders performed to patriotic songs.

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