Scottish Rite Center to hold June 7 Flag Day program

Tuesday, May 8, 2012 3:32 PM
Last updated 5:57 PM
  • Follow Latest News

A Flag Day program will be held June 7 at the Scottish Rite Center, 553 Washington Road, Augusta, with a presentation by Maj. Gen. Perry Smith, the secretary of the board of the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation.

Refreshments begin at 7 p.m. with the program, “Building the Flag,” beginning at 8 p.m.

The free event will include a toast, the national anthem and the Pledge of Allegiance, in addition to education programs on how to display and honor the flag.

Children are welcome and scouting groups are encouraged to attend.


Top headlines

Commission rejects tax jump

Seven commissioners nixed a proposed tax increase Monday that would cost a typical homeowner $70 a year, leaving the countywide millage unset with just a few days to meet state deadlines.
Search Augusta jobs