Chapel Hill, NC (November 3, 2021) -- The public is invited to attend the Orange County Veterans Day ceremony,  Thursday, November 11, 2021, 11:00 am at Southern Human Services Campus, 2501 Homestead Drive, Chapel Hill, NC. This year, Veterans Day, November 11, 2021, falls on a Thursday. This event is free and all are welcome. 


Welcome                                                                    Lee Heavlin, U.S. Navy

Posting of the Colors with Pledge of Allegiance   Orange County Sheriff’s Office

Invocation                                                                  Rev. Albert Williams, U.S. Army

National Anthem                                                        Alan Best, the Tan & Sober Gentlemen 

Recognition of Veterans                                           Peggy Wilmoth, U.S. Army

Recognition of Elected Officials                              Allen Buansi, Chapel Hill Town Council

Introduction of Speaker                                            Orange County Commissioner Renee Price

Speaker                                                                      Sheriff Charles Blackwood

Memorial Update and Closing Remarks                  Bruce Runberg, U.S. Navy

Retiring of the Colors                                                Orange County Sheriff’s Office

Sounding of Taps

For more information, visit: Parking available at site. 


Laurie Paolicelli, Media Volunteer, Orange County Veterans Memorial Committee
(919) 259-1658