PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Pierre’s Riggs High School will be the location for the annual Memorial Day program this morning. The American Legion-Post 8 is sponsoring today’s program. Post 8 Commander Phil Clements will be the Master of Ceremony for the event and says music from the Capital City Band begins at 10:30 a.m. this morning. The ceremony-which starts at 11:00 a.m. will last about an hour.
Clements says Mayor Laurie Gill will be the guest speaker and today’s program also includes a musical roll call of the Armed Forces-provided by the Capital City Band.
Clements says the program honors the many heroes who gave all for their country.
A luncheon will be held after today’s program-at the Legion Cabin.
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