memorial day

Memorial Day
5:01 pm
Mon May 26, 2014

Parachutists impress at annual Memorial Day Parade

Members of the United States Golden Knights Demonstration team walk along the parade route after parachuting into the intersections on Broadway in downtown Columbia on May 26, 2014.
Brandon Kiley KBIA

KBIA's Brandon Kiley reports from the 2014 Memorial Day parade in Columbia, Mo.

The Salute to Veterans Memorial Day Parade continued its 26-year tradition with spectators coming together to watch the parade in downtown Columbia. The Salute to Veterans Corporation says the parade is specifically put on to honor and remember those who served and those currently serving in the armed forces, guard, reserves and our allies.

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PM Newscasts
6:09 pm
Mon May 28, 2012

Newscast for May 28, 2012

Lukas Udstuen KBIA

Regional news from the KBIA newsroom, including:

  • Construction to resume on burned apartments
  • Parade draws patriotic crowds
  • Missouri veterans' cemeteries observe Memorial Day
Memorial Day
5:46 pm
Mon May 28, 2012

Parade draws patriotic crowds

Decked out in red, white and blue along Broadway.
Salute to Veterans

The balmy weather didn't deter the thousands of people who gathered along Broadway this morning for the city’s 24th annual Memorial Day parade.

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Memorial Day
5:27 pm
Mon May 28, 2012

Missouri veterans' cemeteries observe Memorial Day

Louis Shackleton Flikr

On this Memorial Day, veterans, family members, and supporters gathered at the five veterans’ cemeteries in Missouri. At the Jacksonville Cemetery near Moberly, hundreds showed up to pay respects to Missouri’s fallen soldiers.