Flag Day held at the Columbia Elks Lodge

Sunday, June 13, 2010 | 6:19 p.m. CDT; updated 5:44 p.m. CDT, Monday, June 14, 2010

COLUMBIA — From King George to the current 50-star American flag, the well-recognized United States symbol has changed as much as the country's history has. To celebrate the significance of the flag, President Harry S. Truman signed an act of Congress in 1949 to make Flag Day an official holiday.