Veterans Day parade honors local heroes

Veterans Day parade (Scott Garrand/WCIV)

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) - It was a somber tribute to our nation's heroes.{}

More than 1,600 students, civilians, veterans and active-duty military men and women attended the annual Veterans Day parade Friday morning at Military Magnet Academy in North Charleston.{}

Members of the school's Junior ROTC marched, and the school{}band played several patriotic songs for the crowd Friday morning.