Flags for Heroes
Friday, November 1, 2019 – Monday, November 11, 2019
Flags can be viewed all day between 11-1 and 11-11. Closing ceremony on 11-9 is at 3:30 pm
Flags for Heroes– The Good News Center is proud to once again announce the posting of 1000 flags on Utica’s Memorial Parkway the week before Veterans Day which will be on display November 1st – November 11th. The flags will be tagged in memory or honor of a loved one.On November 9th at 3:30 PM a closing ceremony will take place at the Memorial Parkway where visitors can see the flags on display and hear keynote speaker,Steve Russell brings unique experiences perhaps like no other when it comes to leadership. Whether serving as a soldier, national speaker, critically acclaimed author of "We Got Him! A Memoir of the Hunt and Capture of Saddam Hussein," or serving the public as a US Congressman, Steve Russell draws on his varied and enormous wealth of experiences to convey what it takes to get things done.. The cost to sponsor a flag is $35. You may also call for information on sponsoring a portion of the field. All proceeds will be used to support the Military Rehabilitation program at Sitrin Health Care Center. You can order by calling us at 315-735-6210 or visit us at thegoodnewscenter.org.