The Newton American Legion is inviting all local veterans to attend the Newton High School football game Friday at H.A. Lynn Stadium.
A special respect the flag tribute ceremony will take place before the game starts. All veterans will be invited down onto the field to stand in salute of the flag as the National Anthem is being played. Veterans from the opposing team are invited to join in as well.
The ninth grade game will begin at 4:45 with varsity kickoff at 7:30 p.m.