BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The nation is taking time out Tuesday to honor the men and women of the armed services.
The USS Kidd Veterans Museum will host a Veterans Day ceremony at the Old State Capitol to honor the men and women of the military.
The event will be held from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. It is free and open to the public.
Governor Bobby Jindal issued a Veterans Day statement to honor and thank veterans for their service.
The keynote speaker at the ceremony will be Maj. Gen. Glenn Curtis, adjunct general of the Louisiana National Guard.