Llano Cemetery, Texas Panhandle War Memorial Events Scheduled

As we head into the Memorial Day weekend, we have a couple of area events to share.

Llano Cemetery, 2900 South Hayes Street, will honor our nation’s heroes with a Memorial Day Celebration, 10 a.m. Monday the 27th. US Army Colonel Ken Teel will share his insights and experiences. The Caprock JROTC will also perform.

The event has a fly-over and cannon salute scheduled as well.

The Texas Panhandle War Memorial will hold its annual Memorial Day ceremony at 11:30 Monday morning. There will be seating for 300 guests.

Medal of Honor recipient Dwight Birdwell will be guest speaker. A dedication ceremony for the Daughters of the American Revolution “America 250 Patriots Marker.”

Speeches, presentation of colors, wreath presentation and more events are scheduled.

The Texas Panhandle War Memorial is located at 4111 South Georgia in Amarillo.

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