, Muskogee, OK

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November 8, 2012

Veterans to be honored at area events this weekend


Veterans Day activities

WHAT: Checotah Veterans Day Parade.

WHEN: 9 a.m. today.

WHERE: Downtown Checotah, with ceremony at Gentry Street and Broadway.

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WHAT: Cherokee Nation Veterans Day Ceremony.

WHEN: 10 a.m. today.

WHERE: Cherokee Warriors Memorial, near east side of W.W. Keeler Complex, 17675 S. Muskogee Ave., Tahlequah.

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WHAT: Salute to Veterans Concert.

WHO: Tulsa Praise Orchestra.

WHEN: 7 p.m. today.

WHERE: Timothy Baptist Church, 5530 W. Okmulgee Ave.


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WHAT: Muskogee Veterans Parade

WHEN: Pre-ceremony, 10 a.m. Saturday outside Arrowhead Mall armed forces recruiters offices. Parade begins at 11 a.m. Saturday.

WHERE: From Fourth and Denison Streets to Second Street, south to Broadway, west to Sixth Street, north to Denison.

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WHAT: Green Country Blue Star Mothers Chili Lunch.

WHEN: 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

WHERE: Martin Luther King Center, 627 N. Third St.

COST: $5. Veterans eat for free.

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WHAT: 3rd annual free Veterans Banquet.

WHEN: 5 p.m. Saturday.

WHERE: Armed Forces Reserve Center, 6800 S. Cherokee St.

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WHAT: Fort Gibson National Cemetery Veterans Day Service.

WHEN: 2 p.m. Sunday.

WHERE: Fort Gibson National Cemetery.

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WHAT: Warner Public Schools Veterans Day Program.

WHEN: 9:30 a.m. Monday.

WHERE: Warner Event Center.

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