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Knoxville Veteran’s Day Honors Begin Today

Veteran’s Day honors will start this morning at 7, with a flag raising ceremony at Graceland Cemetery, with a brief memorial tribute to follow. After the ceremony, there will be a free breakfast for participants at the VFW. Mike Kuhn, Executive Director of Marion County Veteran’s Affairs tells KNIA KRLS News that there will also be a Veteran’s Day breakfast from 7 to 10 on Veteran’s Day, at the National Guard Armory in Knoxville. All veterans and their spouses or significant others are invited. Kuhn says the breakfast will be sponsored by the Knoxville Hy-Vee, and he adds there will be a table set up with information and items related to veteran’s affairs. The Avenue of Flags will be on display until 3pm Tuesday.