In honor of Independence Day, the Warren County Board of Commissioners honored local veterans during its July 1 meeting Monday night. Commission Chairman Tare "T" Davis read a resolution in recognition of people who have served in the military over the course of the country's history.

Pictured, from the left, are, first row: Davis, County Commissioner  Walter Powell (Navy veteran), Mary Dortch-Williams (Army), Melissa Green (Army), Melvin Davis (Navy) and Jamytta Bell-Hyman (Air Force); second row: Marvin Heavens (Air Force), Linette Crews (Navy), Ron Skow (Marine Corps), Chester Silver (Army), Gregory Williams (Army) and County Commissioner Jennifer Pierce; third row: Reinaldo Espinosa (Army), Antonio Smith (Navy), Al Cooper (Army), County Commission Vice Chairman Victor Hunt and Reginald Hinton (Army).