Ancient Order of Hibernians raises flag to mark festivities

June 19th, 2015 9:30 am

First Posted: 3/6/2014

The Hook O’Malley Division of the Ancient Order of Hibernians conducted its third annual flag raising ceremony at the Lackawanna County Courthouse to mark the official beginning of the St. Patrick’s Day festivities and celebration in our community. The daily struggles and fight for freedom of our area’s Irish ancestors were recalled during the brief program.