COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) - Veterans Day this year is on a Sunday and in advance of this weekend’s observances, Branch County’s new Veteran’s Memorial will be dedicated at one o’clock this afternoon in Coldwater on the west side of the County Courthouse. The public is encouraged to attend and afterwards, there will be a reception in the courthouse annex conference room. The memorial is to honor all Branch County veterans who will be recognized for their dedication to our country.
Veterans Day on Sunday also means a long weekend off for most county workers. Tomorrow is designated a furlough day for county workers and Monday the courthouse is closed for Veterans Day.