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An evening for patriots

Published Oct. 4, 2005

The second annual Patriotic Evening took place Friday at Wallace Brooks Park in Inverness. The entertainment included the Hernando Veterans of Foreign Wars Honor Guard's 21-gun salute and taps, a performance by the Liberty Choir of First United Methodist Church in Inverness and a pyrotechnic display and low aerial fireworks. The event was sponsored by the Inverness Olde Town Association. At right, Rod Miner, with flag, plays a colonel and Glen Bortell plays George Washington in a re-enactment of Washington's crossing of the Delaware River. The re-enactment took place on Big Lake Henderson.