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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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Motion Studio's junior company performs "A Midsummer Night's Dream" in celebration of National Dance Day at the Bicentennial Park in New Albany Saturday. The junior company, ages 7-11, have been working with Motion Studios on the ballet routine for the past four months.

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