Many contributed to Flags of Honor event

Published 10:33 am Tuesday, June 6, 2017

As the Memorial Day weekend has passed, we need to turn and look forward to next year for the 150th running of this nation’s longest, continually-running parade.

Before we do, we would like to take the time to thank all of our sponsors who supported the Blue Knights Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club in having the Ohio Flags of Honor here for this wonderful event.

Sponsors were The Lawrence County Commissioners, Holiday lnn Express, J&J General Maintenance, Fields Excavating, lnc., KDMC, Upper Twp. Fire Dept., Phillips Funeral Home, SOMC, Citizens Deposit Bank, People’s Bank Summitt Ky,, Community Trust Bank, Buffalo Wild Wings, Black Sheep Harley Davidson, Southern Ohio Trenching, Elkins Waste Services, Topping Painting & Services, Frogtown USA, Harmon Motor Sales, Unger’s Shoe Store, lnc., Kenny & Gary Roe Contruction, Brenda J. Wamsley, New You Salon & Spa, Dennis Automotive, Charlie’s Tires, Marco’s Pizza, Giovanni’s lronton, BC Tool & Party Rentals, Weber’s Florist & Gifts, PDI of lronton, lnc., VFW Post 8850 and Murphy’s Pub.

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Special thanks go out to Chuck, Doug, Brian and the rest of the crew at Pick ‘N’ Save for their generous contribution of food for our volunteers during the weekend. The same goes out to the volunteers from Judge O.C. Collins’ work crew, Star Justice Community Center, Lawrence County Adult Probation, Our fire fighters for setting up and taking down of the Flags.

Thank You to Health Net and the flight crew for stopping by and demonstrating their helicopter.

This was truly a wonderful event that we hope will be even bigger next year. We encourage everyone to please come out next year and see your Ohio Flags of Honor. Take a minute to walk among and talk to our brave young men and women who did truly give all, so we as a nation could be free. They are listening!

God Bless the United States of America!


Blue Knights Kentucky
Chapter VIll
President Randy Goodall
Vice President John R. Linn