Elementary school honors veterans

One Columbus Elementary School will be honoring area war veterans this Friday.

Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy on 1st Avenue will host a Veteran's Day event on Friday Nov. 9. at 2 p.m. in the school gymnasium. Local veterans are invited to attend.

The program will honor all veterans for the services and sacrifices they have made for the country. Students from third, fourth and fifth grades will perform. Each class has also invited a veteran to come and speak to the students about their experiences.

For more information contact the school office at 748-2702.