Students commemorate Patriots Day

Staff Writer

Citizens gathered on the courthouse lawn as Patriots Day, Sept. 22, was commemorated by a Broken Bow school program at the courthouse today.

A number of students read what America means to them. Some of their comments are listed below.

"Endless opportunity"
"A family that cares for each other"
"A safe place for us to live"
"Beauty and prosperity and freedom"
"A place where people have a chance to do great things for our country"
"I feel lucky to be a part of it"
"Guaranteed opportunity"
"We can chose the path for our lives"
"Be able to go to school"
"The safety to go to the pond with my brother"
"We can say or believe or go where we want"
"Chance of dreams"