STARKVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – The city of Starkville held a moment of remembrance to honor it’s hometown service men and women this Memorial Day. Veterans, members of the National Guard and the community were on hand to pay tribute to those who’ve lost their lives serving their country. Mayor Parker Wiseman and Board Supervisor Orlando Trainer spoke about the sacrifices made by military families. Army veteran Mark Gordon Hazard was the keynote speaker. The event was organized by the Military Affairs Committee of the Greater Starkville Development Partnership.