National Flag Day Celebration June 14 at Whitehall Cemetery
June 8, 2022
The question of what to do with a worn-out flag often arises and Section 8(k) of the Flag Code states “The flag, when it is in such a condition that it is no longer a fitting emblem for display, should be destroyed in a dignified way, preferably by burning.” Worn-out flags can be given to the local American Legion Post #24 or VFW Post #4603 at any time for proper disposal. There will be a flag retirement ceremony at 10:00 AM, on June 14, at the Whitehall cemetery.
National Flag Day is celebrated on June 14 as a day to honor the American flag. On June 14, 1777, the Continental Congress...