ashes of an american flag.

veteran's day parade grand marshal colonel banna i. ghioto, 89, (cq) poses in front of an american flag following the conclusion of the veteran's day parade in lake worth on saturday. more than 60 vehicles and marching groups comprised the 1-mile parade. ghioto, who served as an army nurse, said she hopes people remember veterans on days other than veteran's day. "veteran's day is not just one day," she said. "it should be every day."

here's a quick shout out to my gramps. he turned 90 last month and is a world war ii vet. he's pretty much my hero.