On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month — 11 a.m. Nov. 11 — Post 5074 held its Veterans Day ceremony at the Veterans Memorial on Lois Street.
The 11 a.m. recognition honored all American veterans.
A brief ceremony was followed by refreshments at the post in Roanoke.
At 6 p.m., their annual flag retirement ceremony was conducted by local Scout troops on the back side of the post property. As they did last year, Roanoke Police and Fire personnel were invited to assist.
Hot dogs and sodas were provided.