Local Veterans participated in the annual Wreaths Across America event on Saturday, December 19 at Sunset View Cemetery in Jackson. National Wreaths Across America Day is held each December to remember fallen U.S. Veterans, honor those who serve and teach children the value of freedom by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as at more than 2,100 additional locations in all 50 U.S. states, at sea and abroad. The ceremony in Jackson started at 8:50 a.m., matching the event timing of Arlington Cemetery’s event. Photos by Jack Mitchell