Veteran of the Year to be named Monday
by W. Winston Skinner
The Coweta community Veterans Day program will be held Monday at Veterans Memorial Plaza in Newnan.
The program will start at 11 a.m. and will include the naming of Coweta County's Veteran of the year. The plaza is located in the city park at Jackson Street and Temple Avenue.
In the event of inclement weather, the program will be moved to McKoon Funeral Home's chapel. The funeral home is located adjacent to the park.
The local Alvin Hugh Harris American Legion Post 57 sponsors the annual Veteran of the Year program.
Crossroads Church will be honoring veterans today. Veterans are encouraged to wear their uniforms to services at Crossroads - at 9 and 11:15 a.m. at the Highway 16 campus and at 10 a.m. at the Highway 154 campus.
Providence Baptist Church on Providence Church Road will also recognize veterans today during services at 8:30 and 10:50 a.m.