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Veterans Day Observance Held Nov. 11 at Appalachian

BOONE—Appalachian State University will hold a Veterans Day ceremony Friday, Nov. 11, at 7:30 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial next to the Dougherty Administration Building on campus.

The guest speaker will be Lew Watson, an Appalachian State University junior who served a year in Iraq and a year in Afghanistan as a member of the Army National Guard.

Watson, a resident of Lake Junaluska, also is a cadet first sergeant with the Department of Military Science and Leadership’s ROTC program. He is a former president of Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity and the Interfraternity Council.

An advertising major, he plans to graduate in December 2006.

A continental breakfast will follow in the lobby of the Dougherty Administration Building.