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July 4, 2014

Honoring All Americans

Charlestown's Charles Jones displays flag 'for heroes we left behind,' too

CHARLESTOWN — Charles Jones, a Vietnam veteran from Charlestown, said he has displayed an American flag on his barn for the past five years "in remembrance and honor for all Americans, and the heroes we left behind." Jones, who has lived in Charlestown for the past 65 years, found help from family and friends in mounting the 12 x 15 foot flag.

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Rachel May, New Albany, left, works with Julia Coward, 13, Jeffersonville, during the Rachel May Studios and New Albany Production House's Jam Camp in New Albany on Thursday afternoon. A total of six participants attended the week-long camp for teenagers where they worked on songwriting, musicianship, artist development, and recording.

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