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The Pledge of Allegiance of the United States is an expression ...

wikipedia - 12 Oct 2018
The Pledge of Allegiance of the United States is an expression of allegiance to the Flag of the United States and the republic of the United States of America, originally composed by Rear Admiral George Balch in 1887, later revised by Francis Bellamy in 1892 and formally adopted by Congress as the pledge in 1942. The official name of The Pledge of Allegiance was adopted in 1945. The last change in language came on Flag Day 1954 when the words "under God" were added.
pledge of allegiance (united states)

Blue Star marker dedicated near Chocowinity

Greenville Daily Reflector - 14 Nov 2018
Betsey Lee Hodges, president of the American Legion Auxiliary Unit No. 15 gave the invocation and led the pledge of allegiance, and Maj. Gen. Gordon C. Nash, U.S. Marine Corps (ret.), offered a tribute to military families. Capt. Charles L. Moore III ...
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Greensburg celebrates its veterans

Greensburg Daily News - 14 Nov 2018
Greensburg Community High School educator and Chautauqua founder John Pratt led the assemblage in the Pledge of Allegiance, which was followed by a rendition of the national anthem by the Greensburg Community High School band. Honorable Superior Court ...
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Park dedicated to those who served

Batesville Herald Tribune - 13 Nov 2018
"As we recited the Pledge of Allegiance today, it reminded me how we start our legislative sessions with prayer and the pledge," said state Rep. Cindy Ziemke. "It helps us all remember why we are there." "There is such civic pride for our veterans ...
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BOCC proclaims Veterans Appreciation Week in Moffat County

Craig Daily Press - 13 Nov 2018
The following local veterans from VFW Post 4265 and American Legion Post 62 attended the meeting and led the audience in the Pledge of Allegiance: Ken Wergin, U.S. Air Force; William White, U.S. Army; Douglas Wellman, U.S. Air Force; Ed Wilkinson, U.S. ...
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Honoring flag stressed at Alpena

Harrison Daily - 13 Nov 2018
ALPENA — The symbol of the United States of America played a prominent role in the Veterans Day ceremony Monday at Alpena School. Elementary ...
pledge of allegiance (united states)

Ask Judge Smith: Doubting Thomas and the Pledge of Allegiance - 10 Nov 2018
Q: Judge Smith, after watching the U.S. Supreme Court confirmation hearings, I'm curious why each state, regardless of its population, has two U.S. Senators? In a democracy, does that not give smaller states an unfair advantage? Thank you, Thomas.
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Hospital hosts Veterans Day program

Greensburg Daily News - 13 Nov 2018
GREENSBURG – Despite chilly temperatures and a brisk breeze, a large crowd attended Monday morning's Veterans Day program hosted by the staff at Decatur County Memorial Hospital. Hospital President and CEO Rex McKinney welcomed those on hand ...
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Students share knowledge with veterans

Bluff Country Newspaper Group - 13 Nov 2018
History teacher Scott Mulholland then related that in the United States, the Pledge of Allegiance is said in multiple languages, and he and Derby invited Spanish instructor Morgan Jacobson and her students to say it in Spanish so that students could ...
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To tell their stories

Lock Haven Express - 13 Nov 2018
With that in mind, students start every day with the Pledge of Allegiance and the National Anthem, Krisch said. “That's unique to this building. Some would say that it takes too much time, but we think it's important that they know the words to the ...
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Homeless veterans recognized at Fort Meade luncheon - 13 Nov 2018
The Veterans Appreciation Day Luncheon is a Fort Meade tradition co-sponsored by the Retired Officers' Wives' Club, the Enlisted Spouses' Club, the Officers' Spouses' Club, the Association of the United States Army, the Military Officers' Association ...
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Community celebrates those who have served

Elon News Network - 14 Nov 2018
On a rainy morning late last week, community members filed into Elon University's LaRose Digital Theatre in the Koury Business Center to recognize the sacrifices that United States veterans have made for their country. Though Veterans Day fell on ...
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High school students hear from Huckriede, Garrett at assembly

Westside Eagle Observer - 14 Nov 2018
GRAVETTE -- Gravette High School students and guests gathered in the performing arts center at the school at 9 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, for the annual Veterans Day observance. Kara Goodwin, Key Club president, welcomed everyone to the assembly; and Kade ...
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Veterans Day At Roosevelt Is A Tradition, Lesson In Respect

Journal & Topics Newspapers Online - 14 Nov 2018
President John F. Kennedy had asked citizens in the 1960s to not ask what the United States could do for them, but what they could do for their country. Sobotka's generation went to Vietnam. Veterans help to protect freedoms, Sobotka said. Americans ...
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Veterans Day Tribute at the Commons

Lamorindaweekly - 14 Nov 2018
A common thought expressed by guest speakers Mayor Dave Trotter, Supervisor Candace Andersen and State Assembly Member Catharine Baker, was to remember and honor the ultimate sacrifice given by America's fallen military personnel and thank ...
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New Veterans Memorial graces Scio's Fairlawn Cemetery

Wellsville Daily Reporter - 13 Nov 2018
As part of the ceremony, several members of the Scio Chorus sang the National Anthem, second grade student Adie Sekoll led the Pledge of Allegiance, and Taps was played by a high school student. Joey Nickerson aided ...

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