Students pay tribute to those who have served our nation
Above, 96-year-old David Silverman, a U.S. Army sergeant during World War II, gets a standing ovation from the students of Corl Street Elementary and fellow veterans during the school’s annual Veterans Day celebration Friday. Silverman looks forward to attending the event each year, where the students read poems, perform patriotic songs and honor their family members who have served. At right, Army Sgt. Dana Conklin gets a hug from her son, Elliot, during the school event.