Local Freedom Rock Dedication was held Sept. 10

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

The Cherokee County Veterans Freedom Rock at the Cherokee County Courthouse in Cherokee was dedicated during a ceremony on Sept. 10 at the courthouse.

Steve Reinert of the Cherokee County Veteran Affairs will open the ceremony, followed by singing of the Star Spangled Banner by Staci (Stoelting) Hudzinski.

Father Dan Guenther of the Immacualte Conception Church will give the invocation. Sioux Falls V.A. Representative Shirley Redmond will give a program titled “A Humble Midwest Hero.”

The Washington High School Band , directed by Joe Vannatta will play.

Artist Ray “Bubba” Sorensen will address those in attendance.

VFW Commander Ed Boger will address those in attendance and then the ceremony will conclude with a song by the WHS band.