FALLEN HEROES: Public observes Memorial Day

Memorial Day

Seen here are area dignitaries and local residents participating in a Memorial Day ceremony at the Port Isabel Cemetery Monday. (Staff photo by Craig Alaniz)

Port Isabel-South Padre PRESS

Port Isabel Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion Post 498 held a Memorial Day Ceremony at the Port Isabel Cemetery.

Mayor Joe E. Vega said the City of Port Isabel is showing it’s patriotism with flags posted around the city and with a 100 foot long flag posted on the lighthouse.

“It is important we recognize those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom,” Vega said.

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