Wabash County raises Illinois Bicentennial Flag

The Register/Suzy Ernst

The Illinois Bicentennial Flag was raised at the Wabash County Courthouse on Monday in a special ceremony. Complimentary flags were given to all Illinois counties and municipalities statewide. Flag raising ceremonies around the state took place at noon on Monday which was the kickoff to the year long bicentennial celebration for Illinois.

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