The American Legion, Post No. 7, and the Newport Veterans of Foreign Wars, Conover-Leary Post No. 406, will hold a Veteran’s Day ceremony in front of Newport City Hall on Friday, Nov. 11, at 11a.m. The guest speaker will be Associate Professor Chris J. Kidd, Col., U.S. Army, Retired from the Naval War College, Joint Military Operations Department.

All in attendance are asked to follow COVID 19 safety guidelines as prescribed by the CDC. In the case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held indoors at the discretion of the Mayor’s office.