Holiday of history

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Today is Flag Day, a holiday that was first celebrated in 1877 on the 100th anniversary of the Continental Congress' adoption of the Stars and Stripes as the official U.S. flag.  Jim Blaylock/Staff
Jim Blaylock/Staff
Today is Flag Day, a holiday that was first celebrated in 1877 on the 100th anniversary of the Continental Congress' adoption of the Stars and Stripes as the official U.S. flag.
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Allen has hometown swearing-in

U.S. Rep. Rick Allen returned home to Augusta on Thursday for a ceremonial swearing-in, a platform he used to update his top priorities for his first term in Congress.
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