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Local American Legion Post Donates Flags for Presentation to International Guests

The American Legion Riley-Vest Post #9, has presented American flags to a variety of international guests recently. Working with the Bluefield State College Center for International Understanding, which has conducted numerous customized training workshops for international entrepreneurs visiting the area, the Riley-Vest Post #9 has presented American flags to delegations from Slovakia, Hungary, and Bosnia.

The Veterans of Foreign Wars, Bluefield Fire Fighters, and Riley-Vest Post #9 have conducted fund-raising efforts to purchase and donate to the City of Bluefield more than 150 flags for public display on the streets of the city.