BHS Hosts Assembly Honoring Veterans

Local veterans from the nation’s Armed Forces were honored in a big way on Friday at Buffalo High School in a special assembly as part of a four-day Veterans Day celebration.

A large number of veterans were in attendance as the high school band performed patriotic tunes like this one…

High school choir group “un voce” serenaded the vets with a medley of the fight songs for all 5 branches of service.

And local favorite Prairie Wildfire preformed the Dixie Chicks’ “Traveling Soldier”…

Sheridan historian Val Burgess was the keynote speaker and told those in attendance that the nation owes our freedom to the sacrifices of those who have served…

High School Principal Chad Bourgeois reminded the crowd that the students in the auditorium under the age of 17 have spent their entire life while the nation has been at war against terrorism.