Veteran's Day is Monday, November 12 and Andalusia will be having a Parade starting at 9a.m. in downtown. The Parade will be honoring our Veterans & POW/MIAs. There will be five floats representing WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Cold War Era, Desert Storm War & Operation Iraqi Freedom.
A native of Andalusia, Major Chris Lawson, U.S. Marine Corps (Retired) will be the speaker immediately following the Parade. Major Lawson is a 1992 graduate of Pleasant Home High School. He enlisted out of High School and was deployed three times to WestPac in MCAS Iwakuni, Japan; and to OIF in Al Asad Air Base, Iraq.
Major Lawson is currently employed at the Andalusia Social Security Administration Office.