IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR DISH SUBSCRIBERS – SERVICE INTERRUPTION – CLICK HERE

How To Properly Dispose Of The American Flag

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

(KTVI) - One of the most talked about stories last week was about a tattered American flag in Affton. Residents were outraged that the damaged flag was displayed over a strip mall.

Affton resident Bob Burns bought a new flag to replace it and it now flies over Affton.

Cyncy Smothers owns "American Heritage Banners and Flags" in Creve Coeur and she talks about the proper way to dispose of the American flag.

Read more: