Memorial Day was first celebrated after the civil war. Brother against brother for the purpose of gaining freedom for individuals that didn't have freedom. Sometimes it's hard for me to imagine the rag tag Continental Army and our founding fathers deciding to fight the largest force on earth for the purpose of gaining freedom. Then of course, consider the Greatest Generation coming together to beat back tyranny in WWI and WWII.
This morning at 6:00 my Rotary Club will put up flags to commemorate Memorial Day. Police Chief Will Johnson and I put 61 flags in front of houses this morning and will take them down this evening. This morning at