Local organizations to place flags on Veterans' graves

April Davis
Staff Writer

The Borger Elks Lodge, American Legion, and Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) will be placing flags on the graves of every Veteran buried in Hutchinson County on Monday for Memorial Day. The event begins early, 6:30 a.m. at Westlawn, where everyone is invited to help place the flags. Then at 9:00 a.m., the organizations will return for a service with bagpipes playing Amazing Grace and National Anthem being sung. A service will also be held at 10:00 a.m. at Highland Park Cemetery and one at 11:00 a.m. at Stinnett Cemetery.