Remembering those who answered a higher calling

By Patrick Fisher

Memorial Day, as one speaker at the New Prague observance said, is the most solemn of our national holidays. Monday was a day when families and others across the United States of America honored veterans at ceremonies and remembered those who sacrificed all.

New Prague was no exception. The morning of events began with the New Prague Veterans Honor Guard visiting area cemeteries to honor deceased veterans. The visits included the cemeteries at St. Patrick, St. Benedict, Lanesburgh, Union Hill and the Czech National Cemetery and St.

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