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Flag Day: How the US flag should be treated and handled
Published: June 14, 2023 at 9:23 AMUpdated: June 14, 2023 at 9:33 AM
We invited David Rubin, founder and president of Heroes Strong, to join us on News 6 At Nine to discuss Flag Day, June 14, and how to respect the U.S. flag.
a person who is admired or idealized for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities.
We respect our Flag and Honor it's service.
The United States Code stipulates, “When a U.S. flag is in such condition that it is no longer a fitting emblem for display, it should be destroyed in a dignified way, preferably by burning.” We gather these Flags of our Country and of our States, which have been determined to be no longer serviceable.
We hold and participate in flag retiring ceremonies.