Tag Archives: 4th of July

By Steve Frisby
Jul 04, 2015

4th of July Tradition Too Good to Die

For the past 26 years, shortly after sunrise on the 4th of July, the Sunset Heights 2nd Ward neighborhood has gathered to join in a special flag raising ceremony. It all started as a fund raiser for Troop 427. Back then, the Scouts sold tickets and a breakfast of eggs, bacon, pancakes, sausage and pastries […]

By Utah National Parks Council
Jun 18, 2013

Freedom Festival Flag Retirement Ceremony

Boy Scout Troop 51 participated in the Provo Freedom Festival Flag Retirement Ceremony held on Friday, June 14th at the Macey’s parking lot in Provo, Utah. Four flags were retired and burned through a respectful process that reminds us of America’s fallen and our flag’s evolution. Retired Command Sergeant Major Randy D. Edwards reminded us […]