WKU ROTC Honors Veterans at Guthrie Tower

Members of the WKU Army ROTC honor guard prepare to present the colors in the shadows of the Guthrie Bell Tower Wednesday. They were joined by President Gary Ransdell and many veterans for the Veterans Day and wreath-laying ceremony. Matt Lunsford/HERALD

WKU honored Veterans Day by placing a wreath at the base of Guthrie Bell Tower Wednesday.

Members of the WKU Army ROTC led the ceremony, which started at 11 a.m.

Veterans and active duty personnel along with family, friends and students attended the memorial.

Following the ceremony, Maj. David Mackey and Col. Jen LaPlante were inducted into the WKU ROTC Hall of Fame.