KCS hosts vets, grandparents
The day started with an assembly, which included prayer, presentation of the Colors, Pledge of Allegiance and speaker James E. Fox, U.S. Army, retired, of Farragut.
“As a veteran, I am especially honored to be here,” said Fox, who served during the Vietnam War era, between 1969 and 1975, at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, and Fort Gordon, Georgia. He served as KCS president from 2007 and 2014 and remains active with the school, still serving as its legal council and as a school board member.
He presented an American flag to KCS president Robert “Bobby” Simpson and students.
Fox said as he looked at the audience, he was “transported back to a time we spent almost 40 years here.