Memorial Day Exercises
GILLIAN JONES — THE BERKSHIRE EAGLE
State Representative William "Smitty" Pignatelli speaks to Brayton Elementary School during Memorial Day Exercises in the school's auditorium on Friday morning. The event was emceed by fourth grade students who spend weeks rehearsing. Guest speakers included State Representative John Barrett III, and Superintendent Dr. Barbara Ann Malkas. In addition to a Color Guard Presenting the Colors, students performed musical numbers, and a performance of taps. School and city officials, as well as retired veterans, were in attendance.