Soft Drink Company Recognized By Marine Group

Coca Cola Consolidated Clayton was recognized on Monday by the Johnston County Marine Corps League Carry-On Detachment.

Coca Cola Account Manager Keenan Shirley was presented with the October Good Business Award on behalf of the group for his company proudly displaying the American Flag outside their Clayton facility.

Commandant Greg Quinn is shown presenting Mr. Shirley the Marine Corps League Good Business Award.

The Citation read, “In recognition of and in grateful appreciation for your outstanding display of the American Flag at your business, you remind all who travel through your area America first and her undivided Allegiance. By flying the Flag both Day and Night, you honor the struggle for independence and the sacrifices of brave men and women who have fought and died to defend those Stars and Stripes.”

Mr. Shirley also received a personal Certificate of Appreciation from Sergeant-at-Arms James “Willie” Williams.