A Memorial Day ceremony sponsored by local Veterans organizations will be follow a parade through uptown Athens to the cemetery. The parade starts at 10 a.m. and will line up behind the Athens Middle School at 9:30. If anyone is interested in participating in the parade, call the American legion at 740-592-4027 or Matt Hoisington at 740-590-8073. The American Legion will serve breakfast at 520 W. Union St. from 7-9 a.m. before the parade. The American Legion and the Amvets in Athens, along with other veterans organizations, will serve lunch following the ceremony. All events are open to the public.
- Occurred Monday, May 27th, 2019 @ 10:00 am