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US flag retirement ceremony in southern IL

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Do you have an old worn out flag you are not sure what to do with?

Bring your old worn out US flag to the Jackson County Extension Office (in the barn) for a retirement ceremony.

According to Illinois Extension, it will be held on Wednesday, May 20 at 6 p.m.

The retirement ceremony will be conducted by SIU Army ROTC MSG Gary Villalobos.

Anyone is welcome to attend this ceremony.

If you cannot attend, but have a flag you would like to retire, it can be dropped off at the following locations:

Jackson County Extension Office, 402 Ava Rd, Murphysboro

Five Rings Armory, 900 W. Sycamore St, Carbondale

Wright Do-It Center, 208 S Williams St, Murphysboro

B&J Computers, 1032 W Industrial Park Rd, Murphysboro

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