Austin honored with new flag
EDN photo by Phil Banker / U.S. Representative Joe Barton, along with his son Jack and two other Austin Elementary students, presents a new flag to Austin Principal Denise Winnett. Barton said the flag flew over the U.S. Capitol on Nov. 19, 2013, the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address.
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The faculty, staff and students welcomed U.S. Congressman Joe Barton on Monday morning as he presented a new American flag to the school.
Austin Principal Denise Winnett said she requested a new flag from Barton to replace the one currently flying over the school, which she said is now in poor condition.
“We’re very excited to have him,” Winnett said. “It’s a very exciting day for our school.”
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