Memorial Day flags

In honor of Memorial Day, several area veterans? groups, including the Sons of the American Legion and the American Legion Riders will be decorating the graves of veterans in Washington cemeteries with flags at 5 p.m., Friday, May 25. Anyone wishing to assist situating the flags on about 1,400 veterans? graves. the event will be done in Elm Grove and Woodlawn cemeteries. People who know of a veteran?s grave that hasn?t been getting a flag to contact one of the groups. Anyone wishing to volunteer to assist can come to the cemeteries or contact Northup at 653-8697.