American Legion flag retirement ceremony

Members of American Legion Post 164 in Katy conducted a flag retirement ceremony June 11 with assistance from Boy Scout Troop 73 and Harris County Emergency Services District No. 48.    Hundreds of old flags from the community were burned in barrels.  The ceremony outside the Elks Lodge followed a flag history ceremony by the Elks.  (Photo by Jennifer Pizarras)

(Greg Clock, Post 164 public relations officer, 281 703 8567)