Two Golden Isles Ceremonies for Memorial Day

Memorial Day in the Golden Isles means two ceremonies. The Veterans Council of the Golden Isles will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the War Memorials at the Historic County Courthouse at Union and G streets in downtown. Guest of honor is Maj. Austin Fletcher, commanding officer of Company A Marine Corps Security Force Battalion at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay. At 6:45 Monday evening the Rotary Club of St. Simons Island will hold their 27th annual Taps at Twilight ceremony at the Neptune Park Bandstand on St. Simons Island. Guest speaker will be retired Army Lt. Gen. Claude M. Kicklighter.