Funds sought for new military memorial
American Legion Post No. 191 is currently seeking donations for a memorial to the people of Hamilton County who have given their lives in military service for their country.
The memorial will be placed at the Avenue of Flags building on Ohio Street. The structure will be 5-feet in height and 3-feet wide, according to Ron Keigan, chairman of the Avenue of Flags.
Keigan said the total cost for the monument is $9,835. Contributions to the project may be sent to: Avenue of Flags P.O. Box 491, Webster City, IA 50595. Checks should be made payable to the Avenue of Flags.