Friday is flag day and many folks in the Northstate found ways to celebrate.
A nursing home in Redding dedicated a new flag pole. Residents of the Kindred Canyonwood nursing home came out to honor the flag. Many veterans were part of the ceremony. All were there to honor those stripes and stars that mean so much.
Vietnam veteran, Tom Christo said it was an honor to be a part of it .
The celebration of the flag goes all the way back to 1916 and president Woodrow Wilson.