Local community honors veterans
November 18, 2013
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Each year in November, the Semper Fi Community Task Force of Huntsville brings a group of wounded service members, representing various service branches, to Huntsville for a week of fun, relaxing activities, and recognition.
Known as Heroes Week, this year from Nov. 6-11, the service members were honored at numerous events throughout the community.
This year's highlights included a Veterans Day breakfast and parade, a Marine Corps Ball, a fishing tournament, a parade of boats, and numerous lunches and dinners hosted by community groups and businesses.