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The Lake Region Veterans Color Guard stands at attention. Photo by - Brian Basham

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With cold winds blowing and snowflakes in the air, Sunday's Veterans Day program in Oak Grove Cemetery unfortunately was kept very short.

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Speaker George Peters, who served three tours in Vietnam, said he had a 20-minute speech that he condensed into about five minutes, but the message was still clear.

He said when soldiers leave for duty, they get a parade. While deployed, people send them care packages and letters. When they return home, they get another parade.

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