Memorial Day events in the River Region

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Montgomery, Ala. (WSFA) -- There are several Memorial Day events planned in the river region, here are just a few of them:

In Butler county, Greenville hosts a Memorial Day observance at Confederate Park beginning at 9:00 a.m.

A wreath-laying ceremony is planned for the Autauga county courthouse in Prattville Monday at 11:00 A.M.

In Montgomery, the VA center will conduct its annual ceremony at 2:30 p.m., complete with patriotic music and a 21-gun salute.  The event will also feature special guest speaker Air Force Col. Kris D. Beasley, commander, 42d Air Base Wing, Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base.

And, the entire nation is asked to pause tomorrow at 3:00 p.m. for a national moment of remembrance to honor those who have paid the ultimate sacrifice.

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