Some events taking place in Hannibal this Memorial Day recognize the true meaning of the holiday.

The Field of Honor Ceremony at Grand View Funeral Home and Burial Park begins at 8:30 Monday morning.  The ceremony features local scout troops raising over 100 flags in tribute to our veterans.  Local VFW and American Legion Posts will be assisting with the program.  Grand View is located south of Hannibal on Highway 61.

The American Legion Post 55 in Hannibal invites the public to a Memorial Day observance at 11 a.m. Monday. State Representative Lindell Shumake and firefighters from the Hannibal Fire Department are some of the featured guests.  A light lunch will be served. The Legion is located at 3819 Highway MM.