Honoring fallen JRHS soldiers

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By: Allie Duncan, Staff Writer

On Tuesday, May 26th, at James River High School, the NJROTC put together a Memorial Day service honoring the two Virginian marines who died in battle for our country. Both Jourdan Grez and Karl Linn attended James River, and both died fighting in Iraq. Please check out our photos below:

James River NJROTC color guard march on stage to present the flags.
James River NJROTC color guard march on stage to present the flags.
NJROTC color guard hold the American flag and the Virginia state flag.
NJROTC color guard hold the American flag and the Virginia state flag.
The James River Chamber Ensemble end the memorial day assembly by singing "America The Beautiful."
The James River Chamber Ensemble end the memorial day assembly by singing “America The Beautiful.”
The James River students take a moment of silence to honor fallen alum Karl Linn.
The James River students take a moment of silence to honor fallen alum Karl Linn.
Keynote speaker Captain Jesse Grapes talks to the James River students.
Keynote speaker Captain Jesse Grapes talks to the James River students.
Mrs. Debra Girvin gives her closing remark as the Memorial Day Assembly comes to an end.
Mrs. Debra Girvin gives her closing remark as the Memorial Day Assembly comes to an end.
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