Scouts pay honor to local veterans

Scouts pay honor to local veterans

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Members of Metropolis Boy Scout Troop 101 are shown retrieving flags from local cemeteries that were placed on graves in honor of Memorial Day. According to a troop spokesperson, this is a service the troop has performed for many years. This year, the Scouts retrieved 1378 flags and returned them to the Metropolis American Legion Post

Scouts honor local veterans

Members of Metropolis Boy Scout Troop 101 retrieve flags from local cemeteries that were placed on graves in honor of Memorial Day. According to a troop spokesperson, this is a service the troop has performed for many years. This year, the Scouts

retrieved 1,378 flags and

returned them to the Metropolis American Legion Post

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