The General Henry Knox Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution recently honored a Centerburg couple for their display of the American Flag. Pictured, from left, are General Henry Knox Secretary Ernie Moreland, Leroy Bumpus, Juanita Bumpus and General Henry Knox President Lynn McCann.
CENTERBURG — Each year the General Henry Knox Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution selects a community in Knox County and presents a Patriotic award to a business or individual who most prominently displays the American Flag. This year the community selected was Centerburg.
Leroy and Juanita Bumpus were honored for their display of a properly-lighted flag at their home. The award is presented in June in conjunction with Flag Day.
The Sons of the American Revolution is a lineage based, patriotic society. Anyone interested in membership can call 740-625-6799.