Wednesday, May 22, 2013 1:00 PM
Governor Phil Bryant hosted a motorcycle ride from the Harley Davidson Shop on I-55 South through downtown Jackson and ending at the New Capitol on Friday. Law enforcement from several agencies helped ensure safety. The event was to remind Mississippians of the price paid by veterans and their families in preserving our many freedoms. From left are Earl Rottmann, owner of the Harley Davidson shop in Jackson; Ken Cordier, POW in North Vietnam for over six years; Bill Robinson, POW in North Vietnam for over sever years; Gov. Bryant and BG Roy Robinson, Assistant Adjutant General-Army for the Mississippi National Guard.Monday at 10 a.m., a Memorial Day ceremony will be held at Wright and Ferguson Funeral Home.