United Valor, Civil Air Patrol host Wreaths Across America to remember veterans

Lubbock hosts Wreaths Around America event

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - A ceremony was hosted Saturday morning at the Lubbock Cemetery by United Valor and the Civil Air Patrol to lay wreaths on the headstones of veterans.

The remembrance wreaths are part of the nation-wide Wreaths Across America event that takes place at more than 1,400 locations across the United States and abroad.

Around 600 wreaths were placed on graves at the Lubbock Cemetery.

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