River of Time Troop 1 takes the American flag to a fire pit during a retirement ceremony at the 2016 River of Time Festival Saturday Sept. 24, 2016, at Veterans Memorial Park in Bay City. River of Time celebrates various moments in American history for one weekend. (Gavin McIntyre | The Bay City Times)
       
     
  Southwestern's Ronald Wallace kneels during the national anthem before the game against Bay City Western Friday Sept. 23, 2016, at Bay City Western in Auburn. Western faced Flint Southwestern Classical Academy in their annual homecoming game. (Gavin McIntyre | The Bay City Times)