WEST MONROE, La. (KNOE) West Monroe held "A Salute to Our Veterans" event Friday morning in honor of Veterans Day.
Several West Monroe veterans who work for the city were recognized at the event, which was held at the Blue Star Memorial Gardens.
Mayor Stacey Mitchell had a message for veterans:
"I want them to know that we do appreciate them, we love them, we understand the sacrifices that they and their families have given. And we do remember them, not only today but every day," she said.