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City of Columbia is taking private donations for Flag Fund

MASTER LIST updated September 21, 2012
First list of donations includes money for replacement of 30 flags. Approximately 120 flags are flown on Columbia City Streets, currently
Donations of $25 per flag are requested: Donations may be made at City Hall, 116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, or by mail to: Flag Fund, c/o Rhonda Loy, City Hall, 116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY 42728

By Rhonda Loy
News from the City of Columbia, KY

Columbia Mayor Mark D. Harris announced in the July, 2012 meeting of the Columbia City Council that private donations for American Flags for display on the streets of Columbia would be accepted. A donation of $25 dollars buys a high quality flag.

The flags will be flown in honor of our veterans and in celebration of our freedom and independence.

The city will need a continuously replenished fund to maintain over 200 flags which line the streets. Flags will be replaced as they no longer fit the standards of proper use.

Donations may be in any amount and may be given in honor of all veterans or specific ones. A list of those giving will be sent to the media from time to time. Those wishing to donate and remain anonymous may do so.Donations made for flags as of August 10, 2012 are::
  • Jaremy Austin - In Honor of George W. Austin
  • Robert Flowers - In Memory of Woodruff Flowers WWII
  • Robert Flowers - In Memory of James R. Flowers - Gulf War
  • Robert Flowers - In Memory of Alfred W. Flowers - WWII
  • Robert Flowers - In Memory of Dr. W. J. Flowers - WWI
  • Danny and Paula Propes - In Memory of James Russell Reece
  • Joe Hare - In Memory of David O. Biggs, Billy Curry, Frankie McGowan and Coy Turner
  • Della Shaw - 2 Flags - In Memory of Lance Corporal Phillip Shoopman - Infantry Rifleman Company C 1st Battalion, 26th Marine Regiment KIA Quang Nam, Vietnam February 24, 1967
  • Ann Marie Austin - In Honor of Jaremy Austin
  • Tracy Rooks - In Honor of Larry Rooks
  • Willard and Marsha Pritchard - In Honor of Sergeant Andrew Klingberg - KY National Guard
  • Willard and Marsha Pritchard - In Honor of Sergeant Erik Klingberg - KY National Guard
  • Marshall F. Loy - 4 Flags
  • June Parson - 4 Flags
  • Craig Dean - 4 Flags
  • Jim Hadley - 4 Flags
  • Kookie and Linda Harris


  • Added August 11, 2012 - September 21, 2012:
  • Ann Melton - 2 Flags, In Memory of Herman Melton and In Honor of Gary Melton
  • Irene S. Love - In Memory of my brothers: M/Sgt. Joe C. Sparks WWII 1922-2005, Cpl. William A. Sparks WWII 1925-2009, Cpl. James H. “Jiggs” Sparks Korea 1931-2001
  • Mike and Mila Newton - In Honor of Willard Newton Korean Conflict
  • Mike and Mila Newton - In Memory of Garvin Bolin
  • Jewell Hare - In Memory of Lacy Hare
  • Jewell Hare - In Honor of Joe Hare
  • Ralph or Glinda Waggener - In Memory of Staff Sgt. Arthur Lee Waggener
  • Donations of $25 per flag are requested: Donations may be made at City Hall, 116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, or by mail to: Flag Fund, c/o Rhonda Loy, City Hall, 116 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY 42728. The Phone at City Hall is 270-384-2501.



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