Bridge City Masonic Lodge #1345, located at 365 N. John St. will fly a special American flag around 6 p.m., Sept. 14, in honor of 1st Sgt. Rogelio Hernandez Jr. (a member of their lodge), and all the service men and women serving our country. This flag was flown May 31 (Memorial Day) at Forward Operating Base-Grizzly, Diyala Province, Iraq by the officers, non-commissioned officers and soldiers of Enforcer Company.

Hernandez’s company was one of the first to come back in his brigade.

For more information contact Robert Simonton Sr. at or call (409)749-9557.