Lower Flags for Memorial Day

Lower flags for Memorial Day to half staff until noon only Each year we lower flags for Memorial Day but often people forget that it is only a half staff for half the day. Learn more about our nations most recognizable symbol on this Memorial Day weekend.  Monday, May 25,… Continue Reading Lower Flags for Memorial Day

Arkansas’ FlagandBanner.com to celebrate Armed Forces Day with “Fearless” Book Signing

In wrapping up a week long Armed Forces celebration, Arkansas’ FlagandBanner.com will host a special book signing in the showroom at 800 West Ninth Street, from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 16. Armed Forces Day is Friday, May 15, so please remember to fly your flags at… Continue Reading Arkansas’ FlagandBanner.com to celebrate Armed Forces Day with “Fearless” Book Signing

CNN gets facts wrong in America’s best and worst state flags story

America’s Best and Worst State Flags Story Comes up Short on Facts CNN made a goof in the story by Ryan Bergeron entitled “Sorry, Montana! America’s best and worst state flags” when describing the U.S. flag that flew over Ft. McHenry during the War of 1812. He said the only… Continue Reading CNN gets facts wrong in America’s best and worst state flags story

American Flag at Center of Recent Protests

The American flag is often used in symbolic protests The first four months of 2015 have seen protests hearkening back to the protests of the 60s. One of the symbols used most often is the American flag (generally because it is such a powerful and easily recognizable symbol of our… Continue Reading American Flag at Center of Recent Protests

North Carolina man wants to create flag of humanity

Man seeks donations to make Flag of Humanity a reality A Western North Carolina man is launching a fundraising campaign to create a flag that would celebrate the commonality of being human. The flag of humanity project is unique and seeking others to help it come to fruition. Bruce Benson,… Continue Reading North Carolina man wants to create flag of humanity