Veterans’ sacrifices remembered

In speech, Beebe stresses need to honor soldiers with actions

Posted: November 12, 2012 at 12:21 a.m.

R.D. Kinsey (right) and John Sanders of American Legion Post 74 in North Little Rock bow their heads during the benediction Sunday at the Veterans Day ceremony at the state Capitol.

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, the fighting stopped in World War I and the Western Front went quiet.

Veterans Day Ceremony at the Arkansas State Capitol

A Veterans Day ceremony was held Sunday at the state Capitol. Participants included the 106th Army Band brass Quintet and the Little Rock Air Force Base Color Guard. (By Staton Breidenthal)
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