LUVERNE — Rock County will host a virtual Veterans Day program at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday to honor all military men and women who have served their country.

The program will be broadcast on KQAD Radio 800 AM and online at, on the Luverne Cable Access channel LUVTV and online at

The program will include a Presentation of the Colors by the 1st Battalion, 125th Field Artillery of the Minnesota National Guard Battery A. Members of the Luverne Student Council will lead the Pledge of Allegiance, and Luverne High School band and vocalists will provide the music.

Guest speakers are Michael Welch, a 1980 Luverne High School graduate, USN Retired E-8 and Missile Technician Senior Chief MTCS/SS; and Abigail Pierce, 2012 Luverne High School graduate and Senior Airman E-4 with the South Dakota Air Guard.

Taps will be performed by Luverne High School Senior Ainslie Robinson.