TYLER, TX (KLTV) - If you'd like to replace your worn out American flag in time for Flag Day this Thursday, here's your chance.
Cozad Insurance Group welcomes anyone to drop-off tattered U.S. flags to its Lindale or Tyler locations in exchange for a new one.
Since 2016, the business says it has replaced over 145 flags through its 'Flag Exchange' event.
Jeremy Cozad says his business is just doing a small part in spreading patriotism.
"Most people don't have the means to retire a flag properly," said Cozad. "So they just collect them, sometimes people come in with bags full of flags."
All worn flags will be retired in a respectful ceremony by the Lindale boy scouts this fall.
Cozad says they will be offering the exchange until the end of the week.
The drop-off location in Tyler is 619 Chase Dr., and in Lindale, flags can be exchanged at 1428 S. Main St.