Georgia Honors Fallen Veterans on Memorial Day

Ceremonies at the National Cemetery, in Roswell and Milton draw thousands to attend.

Retired U.S. Army Col. Michael D. Steele and sixth grade student Byron Lee of Hopewell Middle School in Milton both shared a message about the price some soldiers pay to keep the rest of the nation free.

Read more: Alpharetta-Milton Patch

Roswell Remembers on Memorial Day

Thousands of area residents gathered at Roswell City Hall for the annual Roswell Remembers Memorial Day ceremony.
Read more: Roswell Patch

Deal Visits Ga National Cemetery, Remembers Service Members

Gov. Nathan Deal visited the Georgia National Cemetery on Saturday, May 24 to honor the state's fallen veterans. He posed the question, ‘What does freedom really cost?’ I want to suggest that you go and look at a headstone. A headstone is the ticket price of freedom."
Read more: Cherokee Tribune

Add your Memorial Day photos, videos and remembrances to this article.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »