In celebration of the Armed Services of the United States of America, the local VFW Post 7114 in Caliente, in conjunction with the Marine veterans in Lincoln County, will hold a military birthday ball on Saturday, Nov. 10.

The event will be held at the VFW Post 7114 building. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Seating will be at 6:30, followed by a special ceremony at 6:45 and dinner at 7 p.m.

Sgt. Rhett Butler invites all former servicemen and women, as well as law enforcement personnel, to attend. “It will be an evening of fine dining, fellowship and ceremony.”

He said, “Dress for the evening is nice; even your uniform, if it still fits.

It plans to be an evening of fellowship and sea stories.”

Meal choices for dinner will be rib-eye steak or chicken.