Veterans teach flag etiquette on Sept. 11

Ray County veterans were at Sunrise Elementary Tuesday to teach flag etiquette and handling to fourth-graders. Pictured, from left: Larry Brune, Millard Yoakum, Don Louks, Elmer Snelling, David Klaassen, Tom Watkins and Jim Rippy. Yoakum and Watkins served in the navy, the others in the army. This is the 27th year the veterans have taught students how to raise, lower, salute and fold flags, then properly dispose of them when they’re worn. (Photo by David Knopf, Richmond News)

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