Violet Grange 1949 will host its ninth annual flag retirement ceremony at 7 p.m. June 10, at the Violet Township Service Center, 490 Center St. in Pickerington (near the dog park).

Violet Grange 1949 will host its ninth annual flag retirement ceremony at 7 p.m. June 10, at the Violet Township Service Center, 490 Center St. in Pickerington (near the dog park).

Richard Ross, former Morgan county prosecutor will give remarks. Boy Scout Troop 256 will conduct the flag ceremony.

The public is invited and encouraged to bring flags that are soiled or torn that need to be properly destroyed. For those unable to attend, flags may be dropped off at Peace United Methodist Church, 235 Diley Road N., Pickerington, prior to the event.