Published 11:27 am Friday, May 4, 2012

Herman Smith, superintendent of the U.S. 80 bridge, and Fred Russell of Vicksburg, hold a flag donated by Russell that will fly at the top of the bridge, Thursday morning in Vicksburg. The flag was donated in memory of Russell’s late wife, Laverne Russell…(Brenden Neville/The Vicksburg Post)

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