Thursday, 14 June is Flag Day and American Legion Post 14 with the assistance of Boy Scout Troop 96 will hold its annual “Flag Retirement Ceremony”. Please make plans to attend this Ceremony at 5 p.m. Thursday 14 June at American Legion Post 14. Wear your Legion cap.

If you have any tattered/soiled flags that need to be retired please bring them to the Flag Retirement Ceremony.

Here are the addresses of the Porter Cleaner locations and their phone numbers. Please e-mail me back and let me know if you can go by one of the Porters Cleaners to collect retirement flags.

512 Benton Rd, Bossier City 742-1097

276 Southfield, Shreveport, 865-4227

7949 Youree Dr., Shreveport, 798-5710

8401 Line Ave., Shreveport, 861-6161

9361 Mansfield Rd., Shreveport, 687-6633

6021 W-70th St., Shreveport, 688-5345

When you come to the Flag Retirement Ceremony wear cool comfortable clothing, wear your sunshades, bring a camp chair, bottled water and your camera. It will make a good photo op to see the flags properly retired with dignity and honor.