After being on the graves at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery, over 7,000 wreaths will be retrieved today beginning at 10 a.m.

Volunteers are needed to help collect the wreaths, place them on poles and load them onto trucks, to be stored until needed later this year.

Parking will be available at Texas A&M University-Central Texas, 1001 Leadership Place, Killeen, with buses shuttling volunteers to the cemetery. Volunteers should dress for cold weather, as the temperatures will be in the 30s during the morning hours.

The cemetery is located at 11463 State Highway 195, Killeen.

254-501-7568 | jferraro@kdhnews.com

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