Athens State University Celebrates Flag Day
Thursday is Flag Day, the day the U.S. Army celebrates its anniversary and the nation honors the Stars and Stripes.
Several events were held around the Tennessee Valley to celebrate Old Glory.
Athens State University held its annual Flag Day ceremony, sponsored by the school’s alumni association. Several older flags were on display, and Athens Mayor Ronnie Marks spoke about the importance of the flag and remembering those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country.