Sue Belt hands Eliza Moore of City Heights Elementary School from U.S. flags to be placed on the graves of Confederate and Union soldiers at Fairview Cemetery in Van Buren. K-Kids club members from local elementary schools placed the flags on the graves at the historic cemetery during a Saturday event hosted by Kiwanis Club of Van Buren.
photos by KENNETH FRY
Isabel and Elyse Rimousky of Rena Elementary School hold some of the United States flags which K-Kids club members placed Saturday on the graves of Confederate and Union soldiers buried at Fairview Cemetery. Kiwanis Club of Van Buren hosted the event which also included a talk on the history of the cemetery by Brad Rotert, teacher at the Freshman Academy.