For some, this Memorial Day was a celebration. More than 28,000 people gathered at the Salute to Veterans Airshow, listening to the sounds of jet engines above as pilots performed stunts. The laughter and liveliness of the crowd seemed far away from those gathered at Columbia’s cemeteries, many of whom were paying a more solemn tribute.
Monday, May 29, 2006 | 12:00 a.m. CDT;
updated 8:31 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008
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