Veterans Day event honors armistice of World War I

Sunday is Veterans Day, and its also the 100th anniversary of the end of The Great War. To celebrate and commemorate the two occasions, the U.S. World War One Centennial Commission organized a full...

PARKERSBURG — It was a day to remember those who served. The Veterans Museum of the Mid-Ohio Valley held an open house Sunday to commemorate Veterans Day.

Veterans Are Not Honored by Forever War

The original goal of Veterans Day--promoting peace--is still worth pursuing.

‘Peace at Last’ Review: Remembering Flanders Fields

A day of spontaneity—the war is over!—changed over time, as celebration morphed into the solemnity of Remembrance Day. Brendan Simms reviews “Peace at Last” by Guy Cuthbertson.

Armistice forgotten? Region musters little interest in marking centennial of end of World War I

The 100 year anniversary of the end of World War I is Sunday, but beyond a few bell ringing events, there is little to mark the occasion here, something historians and veterans say is a shame.