Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN

June 20, 2013

Retiring Old Glory

Staff writer

CROSSVILLE — Members of American Legion Post 163 of Crossville held a formal flag retirement ceremony Friday evening at the post located off Hwy. 127 S. A similar ceremony was hosted by the local chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution at the gazebo on the courthouse grounds off Main St. at noon. In both ceremonies, proper retirement and disposal of flags took place. The ceremonies coincided with the observance of Flag Day on June 14.