By Kurt Menk
The Sibley East Middle School/High School will hold its Veterans Day Program in the gymnasium in Arlington at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11. The public is encouraged to attend.
Nick Slavik will be the guest speaker. Slavik is a lifelong resident of New Prague. After graduating from New Prague High School, he joined the Army as a mechanic and a paratrooper. Shortly after the events of Sept. 11, 2001, Slavik volunteered for two tours of duty overseas: the first in Afghanistan and the second in Iraq, during which he met his wife, Amy, a kindergarten teacher.
Find the complete story in the November 7, 2019 edition of the Arlington Enterprise.