Special recognition

Gary Timmons, left, of the George Washington Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolutionrecognized Eric Fithyon of James Funeral Home of Follansbee for holding flag retirement ceremonies for eight consecutive years, the most recent being one held on June 14, Flag Day. The group noted under the direction of Fithyan, 300 to 400 damaged and worn flags have been discarded each year. -- Contributed


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