Mark Wineka/Salisbury Post Zachary Puckett of Kannapolis signs one of the Uncle Buck's banners in support of U.S. troops. Puckett begins his service with the U.S. Air Force in February 2014.
Mark Wineka/Salisbury Post A box at the front of Uncle Buck's restaurant accepts retired U.S. flags that Powles Funeral Home uses later with the cremation of veterans. Rowan County Veterans Honor Guard members are in the back.
Mark Wineka/Salisbury Post The Rowan County Veterans Honor Guard presents the colors during a night honoring veterans at Uncle Buck's All-American Pub & Grill.
Mark Wineka/Salisbury Post Vietnam veteran William Collins, sitting in the center, chats with fellow veterans at Uncle Buck’s restaurant Monday night. Sitting to Collins’ left is fellow Vietnam veteran Chuck Sidden.