May 24, 2014 3:08 PM

Between the raindrops, Scouts help honor the war dead at Union Cemetery

The friends of Kansas City’s Union Cemetery decided to switch things up this Memorial Day weekend and host their holiday services on Saturday instead of Monday. And then it rained. But young volunteers spent more than two hours traipsing through wet grass and walking under big, drippy trees to place hundreds of tiny flags on the graves of soldiers.

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