Ceremony held for large flag raised at Altoona car dealership
ALTOONA, Pa. (WJAC) —
A large flag was raised in Altoona Wednesday.
There was a flag-raising ceremony at the Stuckey Buick and GMC dealership on Logan Valley Boulevard.
The event included performances by musician Ricky Lee, a procession and the actual flag raising.
Several veterans, local dignitaries and an honor guard were present for the ceremony.
One local veteran shared how Wednesday's event made him feel.
The very large flag, measuring 25 feet by 40 feet, is atop an 80-foot flag pole.