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  1. As Wheeling's New City Flag Is Unveiled, Officials Say the Old One Just Never Caught OnRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2018 | The Intelligencer

    ... (the name of Robert Emblem's wife was not printed). The flag was unveiled for the first time June 14, 1964, during Flag Day services at Oglebay Park. While there are pictures showing several of the original city flags on display during a Centre ...

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  2. Oldest Ramil sister leaving BU for IonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... Ponies 9-2 during Baseball in Education Day on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at NYSEG Stadium in Binghamton. In honor of Flag Day, two members of the Johnson City marching band, Alan Bixby, background, and Conor Kabat played a moving version of Taps. ...

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  3. 100 years ago with Charlie MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2018 | The Madison Press

    ... war. They will mature in January 1923. A. F. Green, Mayor. Wilson Burrows Relief Corps No. 98, on Friday, June 14, Flag Day, held a patriotic service. The program was very interesting and well attended. (The Relief Corps was the women's auxiliary of ...

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  4. Echoes of the Revolution: NJ, NY historic sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | NorthJersey.com

    Nine places where the Revolution happened in New York and New Jersey Revolutionary War sites from the New York and New Jersey campaign. Check out this story on northjersey.com: https://njersy.co/2uav9GV Korean War vets attend Flag Day in Fort Lee Historic Park on Wednesday June 14, 2017.

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  5. Veterans tribute flagpole plaque discovered at Reddick MansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | The Times

    ... the marker up and repositioned it for visibility. The marker says the dedication took place on June 14 - which is Flag Day - of 1976. But actually, according to a back issue of The Daily Times, the dedication was on the afternoon of Sunday, June 13, ...

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  6. Kearns: Fundraiser for veteran post upgrades a "confidence builder" so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | WNED

    A project launched on Flag Day to raise funds for various capital projects has resulted in the sale of more than 5,000 cards. While it's only a fraction of the revenue needed to address the needs of participating halls, the Erie County Clerk calls the project a "confidence builder" three weeks after its start.

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  7. Herea s A ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | Marshall Independent

    ... eceived our first new calendar in the mail along with several other items that ... June 14 was the commemoration of Flag Day in the United States. The adoption of the flag of the United States was ...

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  8. Flag Day ceremony at Lake Elsinore/Wildomar Elks LodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | The Press-Enterprise

    The lodge held its Flag Day ceremony the evening of June 12, beginning with Michael Cain, the lodge's exalted ruler, leading the singing of "The Star-Spangled Banner." Cain and other lodge officers read a ritual for Flag Day from the Elks Grand Lodge regarding significance of the flag, love of country and the Elks' relationship to the flag and what it represents.

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  9. Flag Retirement ceremony is Saturday in Poway Veterans ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2018 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    American Legion Post 479 is hosting a flag retirement ceremony 10 a.m. Saturday, June 9 at Poway Veterans Park, 14135 Midland Road, across from Old Poway Park. Held in recognition of Flag Day , this ceremony provides an opportunity to observe the formal retirement of a faded/tattered American flag, according to a press release.

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  10. American Legion Post 19 retires flagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | Logan Banner

    ... American Legion Post 19 retired hundreds of torn and tattered flags during a ceremony June 14 to commemorate Flag Day. Crates and boxes of weather-worn and sun-faded flags are collected by members of the Legion every year for retirement on Flag Day. ...

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  11. Girl Scouts get lesson about US flag, patriotismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Joann, 16. "I'm proud to be a U.S. citizen." More than 20 girls flipped and folded the U.S. flag into triangles on Flag Day at the Girl Scouts of Greater South Texas, 104 W. River St. Each girl learned how to fold and keep a flag that was flown for ...

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  12. Lake Elsinore Wildomar Elks celebrate Flag DayRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2018 | Lake Elsinore Valley News

    Local scouting troops visit the Lake Elsinore/Wildomar Elks Lodge No. 2591, June 14, posting the colors in honor of Flag Day.

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  13. On the PorchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | Marshall Independent

    ... eceived our first new calendar in the mail along with several other items that ... June 14 was the commemoration of Flag Day in the United States. The adoption of the flag of the United States was ...

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  14. City of Marshall receives results of 2017 auditRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | Marshall Independent

    ... eceived our first new calendar in the mail along with several other items that ... June 14 was the commemoration of Flag Day in the United States. The adoption of the flag of the United States was ...

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  15. Tebow selected to play in EL All-Star ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... Ponies 9-2 during Baseball in Education Day on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at NYSEG Stadium in Binghamton. In honor of Flag Day, two members of the Johnson City marching band, Alan Bixby, background, and Conor Kabat played a moving version of Taps. ...

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  16. Middleborough High School hosts Flag Day ceremony, recognizes 2018 grads entering serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | SouthCoastToday.com

    MIDDLEBORO - On Thursday, June 14, Middleborough High School hosted members of the Middleborough American Legion Post 64 and the Middleborough Veterans Honor Guard for the annual Flag Day ceremony in the Wayne Caron Auditorium. Middleborough Veterans Agent Jason Cox and Middleborough Superintendent of Schools Brian Lynch were among the speakers to address students, MHS students provided music for the event and the Honor Guard presented the American flag and flags representing the different branches of the United States Armed Forces.

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  17. Flag Day Retirement CeremonyRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2018 | The Heard Citizen

    Heard County American Legion Post 148 held a Flag Retirement Ceremony on Flag Day at the post on Franklin Parkway. "Flag Day is only one reason that June 14th is special in America.

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  18. New flagpole installed at Wheatfield CommonsRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2018 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Wheatfield Commons' veterans and residents helped dedicate the flag pole and new flag on Memorial Day, waving their red, white and blue banners and singing patriotic songs. President Woodrow Wilson proclaimed June 14 as Flag Day in 1916, making this year's holiday the 241st anniversary of the adoption of the official flag of the United States.

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  19. Flag RetirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | Charlestown Patriot-Bridge

    Official firekeeper Stan Leonard honorably disposes of the first flag while Tom Coots holds the next flag to be retired during the annual Flag Day honorable flag retirement ceremony on June 14 at the Abraham Lincoln Post on Green Street.

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  20. Barnum Woods flies the flag for Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2018 | South Shore Record

    ... in Ponce, Puerto Rico, which Ruiz attended as a child. Officer Tara S. Virgin represented the U.S. Navy at the Flag Day ceremony at Barnum Woods, where her daughter Oriana, 9, is a student. Following the ceremony, students clad in red, white and ...

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