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By Stephanie Thompson
People Editor 

Getting emotional on Veteran's Day


For several years, I have covered the Veterans Day Tribute at Lincoln Middle School.

Every year, I listen to beautiful songs performed by the Monroe Intermediate School choir and LMS band.

I also watch the Boy Scouts perform the empty chair ceremony and listen to presentations.

Though all of this is touching, what gets me every year is the video playing of soldiers in war. The sad music played with it doesn’t help much.

Each year, I try to remain an objective reporter and emotionally remove myself like I am suppose to, but I must admit, I usually fail at this.

Yes. That is me. Stephanie T...

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