Flag Day

Flag Day Ceremony

Today we look back at the lives sacrificed so we can fly the flag high today and some who now live at the Armed Forces Retirement Home in Gulfport still remember the faces of those who paid the ultimate price…

Flag Day ceremony at Armed Forces Retirement Home

The Stars and Stripes flew proudly over a small crowd at the Armed Forces Retirement Home for a Flag Day ceremony. Retired Gulfport District Fire Chief Donald Knox was the guest speaker for the event. Knox spoke on the history…

Flag Day in the Midst of Mourning

Flag Day is a time for Americans to recognize the importance of the flag and what it symbolizes. Members of the LGBT community are waving pride flags higher than ever after Sunday’s shooting in Orlando. The rainbow flags have been…

Flag Day Ceremony at the Armed Forces Home

This is the first time in history Flag Day was officially celebrated at the Armed Forces Retirement Home in Gulfport. Residents and members of the community filled the seats for a Flag Day ceremony. There was a presentation of colors,…

Flag Day Ceremonies Today

This morning at 10:30 there will be a ceremony at the armed forces retirement home where the Gulfport Fire Department will be on hand with their pipe and drums unit to present the colors. Tonight at 5:30 a flag retirement…