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  • Flags for the fallen: Annual 'flags-in' readies Arlington for Memorial Day

    Greater than 1,000 service members got here out to Arlington Nationwide Cemetery within the predawn chill, hoisted backpacks overflowing with pink, white and blue, and headed off by way of the infinite rows of headstones. Their mission Thursday was to plant tons of of hundreds of small American flags on the graves of the nation’s…

  • Flagging devotion: 'Flags-in' occasion prepares Arlington for Memorial Day

    As a member of the Air Drive honor guard, Airman 1st Class Connor Zierse spends each working day at Arlington Nationwide Cemetery taking half in veterans’ funerals. However Thursday was completely different. The previous Buckeye resident was one among nearly 1,200 individuals, each troopers and civilians, on the cemetery early Thursday to participate in the…