SOV seeks flags that need retiring


During May, Shepherd of the Valley is taking in torn and faded American flags that need to be retired.

Most flags are not retired and burned with the ceremony they deserve.

Flags can be dropped off at any SOV community between 8:30 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. daily.

Drop-off hours for the corporate offices are 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

• Boardman: 7148 West Blvd.; 330-726-9061

• Howland: 4100 North River Road, NE; 330-856-9232

• Niles: 1500 McKinley Ave.; 330-544-0771

• Poland: 301 W. Western Reserve Road; 330-726-7110

• Corporate Office/At Home With Shepherd: 5525 Silica Road, Austintown; 330-530-4038

Flags will be delivered to a local veterans group for proper disposal.

For information, call one of the above numbers.

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