National Poppy Day is May 24

National Poppy Day is May 24Members of the Ridgecrest City Council (background) honor LuAnne Capazzi (left front) of the American Legion Auxiliary and this year’s “Miss Poppy” Hollie Woodstock (right front) in recognition of May 24 as National Poppy Day. “Poppies symbolize the sacrifice of our United States service members killed while protecting our nation,” said Capazzi. — Photo by Laura Austin

Story First Published: 2019-05-10