COLUMBIA — Crowds gathered with flags and patriotic spirits Monday for the 22nd annual Salute to Veterans Parade and Memorial Day Courthouse Ceremony, ending the week of events honoring veterans. Mary McCleary Posner, who started the Salute to Veterans events 22 years ago, called the day a "glorious success."
Memorial Day parade and military ceremony a 'glorious success'
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