Brian Christenson, right, signs a banner supporting U.S. troops on the morning of July 4, alongside his wife, Margaret Christenson, center, and her sister,
Brian Christenson, right, signs a banner supporting U.S. troops on the morning of July 4, alongside his wife, Margaret Christenson, center, and her sister, Lajuan Norvelle. The banner was posted in Downtown Graham during the Independence Day celebration Thursday. (Carla McKeown)