Photo: Paying respects

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Wakefield Country Day School students (from left) Hunter Kapp, Michael O’Heir, Greg Czekaj and Amanda Carroll pay their respects at the grave of Wakefield graduate Second Lt. Leonard Cowherd III at Arlington National Cemetery. Cowherd, of Culpeper, went on to graduate from West Point in 2003 and died in combat in Iraq the next year at age 22. Wakefield has established a scholarship in his name. There’s a Veterans Day ceremony and band performance today (Thursday, Nov. 11) at Rappahannock High School. Details here.

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