White Settlement ISD invites the community to a Veterans Day Celebration from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12 in the Brewer High School auditorium, 1025 W. Loop 820 North.
Retired Army Col. Paul E. Sawyer, who served from 1957 to 2000, will be the keynote speaker.
Sawyer was a member of the Armed Forces Special Weapons Project, the military agency responsible for those aspects of nuclear weapons remaining under military control after the Manhattan Project was succeeded by the Atomic Energy Commission in 1947.
His service spans from the end of the Korean Period, to the Cold War, the Cuban Missile Crisis, Berlin Blockade, Vietnam, Grenada, Panama and the Gulf War. He began his service as a private and also served in the US Army Reserves.
The celebration will also include patriotic performances by the award-winning Brewer High School band and choir.