Public invited to Veterans Assembly event at RBHS

Red Bud Community Unit School District 132 will be holding their annual Veterans Assembly on Monday, Nov. 12 and is inviting all in the community to attend.

The assembly will be held in the new high school gymnasium. All attendees are asked to please arrive by 2 p.m. and the assembly will end around 3 p.m.

The guest speaker for this year’s assembly will be John Preston. A 1964 graduate of Red Bud High School, he served in the United State Marines from 1970 to 1972.

Veterans who will be attending are asked to please wear their dress uniform, if possible.

If anyone has any questions about the assembly, feel free to contact Dave Gillingham at 618-282-3826, ext. 1124 or by email at