Eighth graders at VMS visited the Museum of Veterans on field trip

More than 200 eighth graders visited the Museum of Veterans and Military History, 53 N. Mt. Olive, Friday, on a field trip. In addition to going inside the museum, students attended a Civil War presentation by Robert Swain, local historian.

Veterans, representative of Korea, Vietnam and Afghanistan, were on hand to conduct the tours and visit with the students. They were also allowed to try on some uniforms.