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Grayson County Honors Veterans


SHERMAN, TX -- Local, state and national dignitaries gathered in Sherman today to honor veterans on Veterans Day.  KTEN's Chris Severy reports.

The day started with a parade of vintage military vehicles through downtown Sherman and around the Grayson Co. courthouse.  The procession then made its way to Fairview Park.  There, more than a hundred veterans greeted them.  After a presentation of the colors and an opening invocation, different dignitaries took the stage and spoke to the overflow crowd.  Those speakers included Sherman Mayor Bill Magers, Grayson Co. Judge Drue Bynum, St. Rep. Larry Phillips and U.S. Rep. Ralph Hall.  At the conclusion of the ceremony, wreaths were laid at the veterans memorial at Fairview Park.