Santaquin residents pay respects to veterans in Memorial Day service

30 Mai, 2017, 15:40 | Author: Marc Bacque

"I think this day has been brought about exclusively to pay honor to the over one million men and women who have given their lives in the service of this country over the last 243 years", he said. No matter where you are or what you are doing, I ask every American to take the time to briefly pause and remember the true meaning of Memorial Day with this simple gesture.

This year's theme for Charlottesville's Memorial Day ceremony highlights the difference between Veterans Day and Memorial Day. At noon, it is then raised to full-staff for the remainder of the day. In a public setting, it's not out of the question that someone in ear shot is numb, tending to a broken heart and expressing their love and respect to someone who left us far too soon in an unfathomable way.

Those who attended paid tribute to thousands of men and women who fought for this country's freedom and democracy.

The never-ending winter and the never-arriving spring suddenly have given way to summer-like sunshine and warm temperatures, which arrived just in time for the long Memorial Day weekend.

It honors men and women who died while serving in the USA military, but to many, it also is a time to remember and honor passed family and friends.

Army Gen. John A. Logan, the commander in chief of the veterans' organization, Grand Army of the Republic, proclaimed May 30th as Decoration Day.

James Cameron Isn't Concerned About the Avatar Sequels Delay
According to screen rant, Cameron is known for being the type of director who likes to take his time with his films. Suicide Squad may have been a critical bomb, but David Ayer was only given six weeks to write that script.

ICSE topper Muskan Pathan says she was surprised after results
Muskan, a swimmer and a badminton player said she wants to choose a career in medicine. So today, when I was told I had topped, it was not easy to believe", Muskan said.

Merkel: It was right not to gloss over differences with U.S
Trump does decide to pull out, then it is going to make it more hard for us to proceed with the carbon pricing as Mr. French President Emmanuel Macron struck a more positive note, saying the talks had been useful.

It required the country's first national cemeteries to be established. Their graves were decorated with flowers as people prayed.

"It still has that same significance so for those who can't get to Washingon D.C".

If you go to a cemetery on this day, flowers or some item of remembrance is appropriate. Flags were displayed at half-mast along the routes.

Wreaths were placed in honor of each branch. Over time, the day grew to include all those soldiers lost during the conflict.

Ron Millage says, "I really am pleased that there's as many people that will stand behind the veterans and all those that have served not just those who gave their lives".

The program is held around the veteran's memorial inside the city cemetery. The cause is an easy one around which to rally, and an abundance of graveside ceremonies and other events today throughout the Northland - including the annual Memorial Day parade in West Duluth - offer the opportunity to put action behind our support.


  • Paddington 2 gets its first trailer and it's as sweet as marmalade

    Paddington 2 gets its first trailer and it's as sweet as marmalade

    In " Paddington 2", the Peruvian bear does a series of freakish jobs to buy a flawless present for Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday. The sequel will centre around Paddington Bear's mission to find the thief who stole his Aunt Lucy's 100 birthday present...

    Europe can't rely on US, says German Chancellor Angela Merkel

    She added that good relations with France's newly elected President Emmanuel Macron is necessary to cement European ties. Merkel had described the climate change talks at the G7 meeting as "very hard , if not to say very dissatisfying".

    Pakistan team is capable of beating India in CT, claims Younis Khan

    We must support our team and fans should change their mindset and should highlight the positives. June 4 vs India , Edgbaston; June 7 vs South Africa , Edgbaston; June 12 vs Sri Lanka , Cardiff.
  • Twitter suspends Abhijeet Bhattacharya's new account

    Twitter suspends Abhijeet Bhattacharya's new account

    Abhijeet has been infamous for his abusive and hyper-nationalist tweets against several popular personalities. Abhijeet had rejoined Twitter yesterday with a new account. "Rest are fake." the captioned of the video said.

    Real Madrid: "Zizou", pour rejoindre Sacchi dans la légende?

    On compte sur onze joueurs et non sur une individualité. "Le Real Madrid a beaucoup progressé. Ils sont peut-être un peu plus expérimentés que nous mais nous le sommes aussi".
    Iranian General: US-Saudi Arms Deal to Jeopardize Regional Security

    Iranian General: US-Saudi Arms Deal to Jeopardize Regional Security

    Ross accompanied Trump as he headed to Saudi Arabia in the first leg of his maiden overseas trip on Saturday. We recently asked you to support our journalism. "And if you both are willing, we're going to make a deal".
  • S.Africa's Sun International to hike stake in Latin American venture

    Sun International will, through its Sun Latam subsidiary, increase its stake in the Sun Dreams hotel group, in Chile , to 65%. Sun Dreams was created past year when Sun International merged its Latin American business with Chile's Dreams S.A.

    To Many, Memorial Day Has Lost its

    Today we honor those who sacrificed everything for the safety and liberty of the rest of us, those who died in military service. That war ended in the spring of 1865 and claimed more lives than any other conflict in American history .

    Chemical weapons a red line in Syria, France's Macron says

    Tensions have also risen over the conflicts in Ukraine and Syria, where France and Russian Federation back opposing sides. Macron hosted Putin in Versailles to celebrate the 300th anniversary of Russian tsar Peter the Great's visit to France.
  • New FIBA Asia Cup trophy unveiled

    New FIBA Asia Cup trophy unveiled

    The 2017 edition of the tournament will be the first ever joint championship of Asia and Oceania regions. Group A is composed of Syria, India, Jordan, and Iran.

    Prepared to leave EU without a Brexit deal, says Theresa May

    May told Sky network she would pursue a fair settlement with the EU regarding the financial commitments the United Kingdom will face before leaving the union.

    Greek Finance Minister Dismisses Reports That Greek Could Default on Debt Repayments

    But Tsakalotos insisted Monday: "I don't see an appetite for not reaching a solution.I don't think anybody wants a default". Greece needs the funds to repay seven billion euros in maturing debt in July.


Manuel Valls n'a pas été investi par En Marche!
A un mois des législatives , La République En Marche , le parti du président Emmanuel Macron dévoilera le nom de ses candidats. Reste donc à attribuer des candidats sur les circonscriptions 7 et 8. "Soit 34 candidatures en moyenne par circonscription".

Schumer rips Trump plan to cut state, city anti-terror money
Trump's $4.1 trillion budget has come under heavy criticism from several other Democrats, and even a handful of Republicans. . But Schumer says it takes take time for cities and states to spend the funding because of government procurement rules.

River Road Asset Management LLC Increases Position in Iron Mountain INC (IRM)
The Company offers records management services, data protection and recovery services and information destruction services. Equities research analysts predict that Iron Mountain Incorporated will post $1.19 earnings per share for the current year.

Evaluating the datas for: Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ: MNST)
WA now owns 42,691 shares of the company's stock worth $2,025,000 after buying an additional 3,250 shares during the period. Sands Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in Monster Beverage during the fourth quarter worth $569,690,000.

Les plus de 55 ans ont augmenté leur consommation — Tabac
Selon les rédacteurs du BEH, " l'expérimentation n'augmente pas, le produit n'attire plus de nouveaux consommateurs. Si les jeunes fument moins, les Français sont encore trop nombreux à s'en griller au moins une quotidiennement.

LeBron James 'feels good' about his Cavs chances to beat the Warriors
Kerr looked like a far different person Monday than he did several weeks ago when he said that, and admitted as much. With that said, let's take a look back at some of the plays and moments that now make up LeBron's incredible legacy.

President Trump Takes The Lead And Stuns At NATO Summit
Three of President Donald Trump's family members met with GOP leaders Thursday to discuss the party's strategy as concer. Leaders from the G-7 countries were expected to gather at the San Domenico Palace Hotel on Saturday morning.

John Legend donates $5000 to cover school lunch debt in Seattle
Lew said any extra money raised will be used to pay off future debts to Seattle Public Schools. "I respect him. Lew then showed it to his wife, who recognized that might be the birth name of one of her favorite performers.

Trump, Macron and election: what prompted Merkel's blunt Munich speech
Merkel will have more opportunities to take the world stage as she prepares to host a Group of 20 summit in Hamburg in July. On her part, Merkel said India has proved to be a reliable partner and the two sides have been able to deepen cooperation.

Predators' Peter Laviolette Says Disallowed Goal 'Changed the Course' of Game 1
And then, with 3:17 remaining in the third period , Jake Guentzel scored the victor on just the seventh shot of the game. The Predators needed to take a break and assess the situation, the first one they had faced through the playoffs.