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Gov. John Bel Edwards highlights Iberville Salute to Veterans

Plaquemine Post South
Gov. John Bel Edwards speaks at the Iberville Salute to Veterans event.

More than 1,000 residents gathered Nov. 11 at the Veterans Memorial near Iberville Parish Courthouse for the Iberville Salute to Veterans, which featured patriotic music, rifle drill teams and a wall of veterans. Gov. John Bel Edwards served as keynote speaker for this year’s event, coordinated by Parish President J. Mitchell Ourso and the Iberville Parish Council. More photos from the event will be featured in next week’s edition.

More than 1,000 people gathered for the Iberville Salute to Veterans.