Flags to fly Memorial Day
Last updated 5/26/2022 at 11:28am
RITZVILLE – In observance of Memorial Day, the flags are flying throughout the area and Ritzville Cemetery.
Scouts and other volunteers will also be putting flags on the graves of area veterans in many communities.
The main flag at Ritzville Cemetery will be at half-staff from 6 a.m. to noon on Monday, May 30. After that, the flag will be raised to full-staff until sunset, in accordance with the tradition of honoring the nation's battle heroes.
Skydivers are also expected to show their colors on Memorial Day at Skydive West Plains.
Organizers said residents and visitors should be watching...