Memorial Day events are planned throughout the Brazos Valley. Monday, The Veterans of Foreign Wars will honor those who have died in the line of duty.
The program will take place at 11 a.m. at the VFW Brazos County Post # 4692 located at 1447 South FM 2818 in Bryan.
Dr. James F. Cooper will be the guest speaker.
Event organizers say the annual service is a time to recognize and remember the brave men and women who gave their lives for their country.
Also on Monday, several local organizations will be placing flags on the graves of veterans buried in the College Station cemetery. The flags will be placed starting at 9 a.m. The project started in 1989.
If you have a loved one buried in the College Station Cemetery you are encouraged to call Ellen Horner at 979-693-7525 to have a flag placed on their grave.