Veterans Day ceremonies held across Meridian, East Mississippi

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK)- Several communities and cities across East Mississippi are holding Veterans Day ceremonies Monday.

WTOK wants to thank the men and women who have served our nation with honor and dignity. We appreciate your sacrifice and service.

Here's a list of some of the Veterans Day events happening in the Meridian area:

- Meridian Day Veterans Day Ceremony. 10:30 a.m. at the Doughboy Monument, 23rd Avenue- 6th Street in downtown.

-Luncheon for Veterans. Noon at VFW Post 79, 5614 Old Highway 80 West in Meridian.

-Veterans Day Parade. 3 p.m. downtown Meridian. The parade begins on 9th Street- 24th Avenue.

- Veterans Day Program in Decatur. 10:45 a.m. at the American Legion Hut.

- Veterans Day Program at the Dewitt DeWeese Park in Philadelphia. 11 a.m.

-East Mississippi Community College in Scooba Veterans Day Program. 12:15 p.m.