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Flag to be dedicated Friday

October 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — A flag that once flew over the U.S. Capitol in Washington will be presented to Freedom Veterans Memorial Park in memory of three Nobles County veterans and their families at 10:30 a.m. Friday.
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Flag to be dedicated Friday

October 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — A flag that once flew over the U.S. Capitol in Washington will be presented to Freedom Veterans Memorial Park in memory of three Nobles County veterans and their families at 10:30 a.m. Friday.
The large five-by-eight foot flag was pu…continue reading on dglobe.com

Marching to the beat

July 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

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Fundraiser for Worthington flag project is Friday

May 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — American flags will soon be lining Oxford Street, thanks to the efforts of the Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce Community Improvement Committee.

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No pledge mandate for Sioux Falls high schools

November 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Middle school students in Sioux Falls will be required to recite the Pledge of Allegiance on a daily basis, but that mandate will not be expanded to high school students. That’s upsetting to some military veterans.

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No pledge mandate for Sioux Falls high schools

November 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Middle school students in Sioux Falls will be required to recite the Pledge of Allegiance on a daily basis, but that mandate will not be expanded to high school students. That’s upsetting to some military veterans.

Army vete…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Retiring the flag

October 9, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Boy Scout Pack 35 retires the flag that flies above The Dickinson Press on Wednesday. Continue Reading

Flag likely from Custer’s Last Stand housed in SD

July 5, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The South Dakota State Historical Society is in possession of a guidon a swallow-tailed flag carried by individual companies in a regiment that most likely is from the Battle of the Little Bighorn, popularly known as Custer’s Last Stand.
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In memory of

May 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Old Glory blows in the breeze in Dickinson at dozens of gravesites of deceased veterans of the U.S. military, remembered during Monday’s observance of Memorial Day. Continue Reading

Dickinson vet honors deceased vets

May 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Four grave markers in the Dickinson Cemetery serve as memorials to veterans who were killed in action during World War II, though their remains were never recovered. It’s their memory that counts to Vietnam veteran Brian Benesh, who has placed miniature American flags on their grave markers, as well as those of nearly 860 others for Memorial Day. Continue Reading