Memorial Day 2013

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 The 21st annual Memorial Day Service was hosted at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Highland Memory Gardens in Mount Washington. This year the ceremony honored the wounded warriors.


The ceremony started with the presentation of colors and concluded with Taps.

Other countywide Memorial Day ceremonies included an annual event at the Lebanon Junction Post Office, hosted by the VFW Post 8293 and Ladies Auxiliary.

Guest speakers at the post office included Rep. Brett Guthrie and Post 8293 Quartermaster Kenneth C. Fehl, a World War II Navy veteran.

Guthrie also attended a ceremony hosted by the American Legion Post 157 in Shepherdsville at the Bullitt County Courthouse.

Post members laid a wreath at the stone memorial on the courthouse lawn.

Look for more photos from each of the Memorial Day events in the multimedia section of www.pioneernews.net.