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Wakefield-Marenisco kids honor veterans in program

WAKEFIELD - Veterans were honored guests and participants in a Veterans Day program last Monday at the Wakefield-Marenisco K-12 School in Wakefield.

The program, for which Richard Bolen was master of ceremonies, began with a karate tribute by Ruk Betlewski of Ironwood. It was called "A Salute to Soldiers."

Second- and third-grade students sang the national anthem, as well as "This Flag We Fly."

Commander Eddo Maki of the Wakefield American Legion was the guest speaker. The Wakefield-Marenisco band performed two songs, "American Heroes March," and "A Tribute to Armed Forces."

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