HILLSVILLE — Members of the Grover King VFW Post 1115 and Ladies Auxiliary held a special ceremony on Flag Day to honor a beautiful symbol of the United States’ national pride, according to organizer Don Dobbins.
The Stars and Stripes is the fourth-oldest banner in the world, older than even the flags of Great Britain and France.
“Their countries might be older than ours, but our flag is older than theirs,” he said.
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