Marching bands. Flag girls. Fire trucks. Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. Those are common elements to many parades.
But what was different Saturday in Graham were the veterans – on trucks, in jeeps, and some watching along Main Street. The groups represented included Veterans of Foreign Wars, local American Legion posts, and veterans not particularly affiliated with any organization.
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A strong crowd of several thousand were on hand to say, repeatedly, “thank you for your service” during the resumed Veterans Day Parade, held Saturday morning in Graham.
Below are some scenes – and sounds – from the parade. Special FREE access.