Meadowlark First Graders receive flags on Presidents Day
March 2, 2022
First graders at Meadowlark Elementary in Chinook were pretty excited when Lion Richard Cronk walked in with a box of miniature American flags. They knew the drill, he was going to talk about the American flag, then give them each one of the miniature American flags. Several of the first graders had older siblings who had come home with a flag in prior years.
Lion Cronk asked the kids to stand and pledge allegiance to the flag. It was pretty clear this was not their first time saying the pledge. That went very well. Then the discussion turned to the history of the flags and what each star...