(Georgetown, Del.) -At Sussex Tech on Friday they showed respect to those who helped protect our freedoms. The School held an Assembly to honor Alumni who served our country.This event started at the Libary and made it's way to the gym, packed with more than 12 hundred students. Principal Dr. John Demby said this event was to honor the Veterans.
"With our superintendent, we felt the need to do this at this time of year and our country is at war currently and at our graduation we had a 78-year-old and 82 veterans come back and get a diploma and with everything going on we felt that it was the right time," said Demby.