Batesville Kiwanis holds veterans tribute and flag ceremony at Independence County Library


The Batesville Kiwanis Club hosted a veterans tribute and flag dedication in memory of longtime resident Hank Rivers, who served in the United States Air Force, on Friday, Feb. 8, at the Independence County Library in downtown Batesville. A U.S. flag and an Arkansas flag were donated by Batesville Kiwanis Club and will remain on permanent display at the library.

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Library flag dedication 2.jpgArkansas State Sen. James Sturch (at podium) speaks at the ceremony as Father Stephen Gadberry (left) of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and Charles Covington of the Batesville Kiwanis Club listen.

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