Area organizations participated in Flag Day events Friday.
Men from the Blairsville VFW participated in the Blairsville Elks’ Flag Day service Friday.
Holding the American flag with the original design of 13 stars was Staff Sgt. David Konkol, 15, of Greensburg, who was accompanied by Ryan LeBlanc, 8, of Latrobe. The boys are part of the Young Marines League Rolling Rock Detachment 738.