Ocoee will hold a Veterans Day ceremony.

The city of Ocoee will hold its Veterans Day Ceremony on Thursday, Nov. 10, at 11 a.m. at the Ocoee Lakeshore Center.

According to a news release, this will be the city's first in-person commemoration since the COVID-19 pandemic began.

First Sgt. Espeut-Jones, a retired combat veteran who served in the United States Army for 22 years, will speak during the ceremony. 

Espeut-Jones now serves on the Veterans Advisory Councils of the Mayors of Orlando and Orange County.

The agenda stated, "She is an active member of the Orlando Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club and rides a 2013 Can-Am Spyder motorcycle."

Sgt. Espeut-Jones' awards include the Legion of Merit, the Bronze Star, the Army Achievement Medal, the Army Accommodation Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal

 The Humanitarian Service Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Expedition Medal

The Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, and the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal.

An Ocoee resident, will perform the National Anthem, while the Ocoee Middle School Wind Ensemble will perform a modest repertoire of songs and a member of the high school band will do Taps.