Monthly Archives: November 2011

A Visit To Normandy

The Normandy American Cemetery overlooking Omaha Beach.

By Robert Ferrebee As a young boy growing up in the 1950s, I worshiped the heroics of our World War II soldiers through the movies of Audie Murphy and John Wayne and often played “war games” with my buddies.  Of … Continue reading

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Flag Retirement Ceremony

Boy Scout Troop 34 properly "retiring" damaged and worn U. S. flags.

On Veterans Day evening, Boy Scout Troop 34 held a Ceremony for the Retirement of Flags. The ceremony was held in Rose Hill Park and was sponsored by Post 41. Several hundred damaged and unserviceable U. S. flags were collected … Continue reading

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