Stanly Community College (SCC), in conjunction with the Albemarle Rotary Club, will honor WWII Veterans during the annual luncheon to be held on Thursday, May 25, at the CHS|Stanly Regional Family and Education Center on North Second Street and Hawthorne Avenue, Albemarle, NC. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m., and lunch will be served promptly at noon. This year’s luncheon is sponsored by the Albemarle Rotary Club.
The Stanly County WWII recognition program was first held in 2004 with over 255 veterans in attendance. "It is an honor to recognize this group of veterans who gave so much for America, and to be able to memorialize those that have passed," according to Donna Jones, an SCC employee who has assisted with organizing the luncheon each year.
All World War II Veterans are invited to attend this luncheon. To reserve a seat, veterans are asked to contact Donna Jones, Stanly Community College, at (704) 991-0217 to reserve a seat, no later than May 16, 2017.