Christian County Elks #2777 was honored to host 59 veterans on Wednesday for the annual Veterans Appreciation Thanksgiving Dinner. Veterans attending were from Mount Vernon Veterans had 20 veterans, Century Pines had 10 and Castle Wood had 5. More importantly several guests were World War II veterans. Elk member, Lynn Morris, our State Representative passed out Viet Nam Lapel pins to all veterans and Benny Thomas filled the room with wonderful guitar sounds. All guests and members were treated to a full turkey dinner and dessert, mostly donated by Elk members.