Knights collecting tattered US. Flags
for retirement ceremony on June 9
In preparation for Flag Day and a summer of patriotism, the members of the Monsignor Frank J. Wade, Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus Assembly at Our Lady of Sorrows Church will be holding a flag retirement ceremony on Saturday, June 9. Older U.S. flag can be dropped off between noon and 6 p.m. on June 9 at the parking deck behind Our Lady of Sorrows Church and School in Homewood. A limited number of replacement flags will be available for sale.
The tattered U.S. flags collected will be properly retired at 6:30 p.m. in a patriotic ceremony with local scouts. The public is invited, and the ceremony will be atop the OLS parking deck.