Patriotism helps kick-off new A-A school year

Aurelia residents lined one portion of the track at Valor Field at Alta-Aurelia Elementary and Middle School (Aurelia) Aug. 26 for the school’s “Pack the Track” event, wishing students through eighth grade well for the 2019-20 school year.

At Alta-Aurelia Elementary School (Alta), VFW Post 6172 of Alta did the honors of the flag raising. Alta Fire Department and Buena Vista County Sheriff’s office were also present.

Aurelia Police Department, Aurelia Fire Department and Iowa National Guard members were present in Aurelia’s event.

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