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April 20, 2024 - Half-Staff Alert - South Dakota

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Mar 01, 2024

April 20, 2024 - Half-Staff Alert - South Dakota

Governor Noem ordered U.S. & South Dakota flags to half-staff at the State Capitol April 20th, 2024 to honor former state legislator Burton “Burt” Elliot.
March 2, 2024 - Half Staff Alert - Michigan

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Mar 01, 2024

March 2, 2024 - Half Staff Alert - Michigan

Governor Gretchen Whitmerhas ordered U.S. and Michigan flags within the State Capitol Complex and across all public buildings and grounds to be lowered to half-staff on Saturday, March 2 to honor and …

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March 1, 2024 - Half Staff Alert - Washington

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Feb 29, 2024

March 1, 2024 - Half Staff Alert - Washington

Governor Inslee is deeply saddened by the death of United States Marine Corps Lance Corporal Donovan Davis, 21, and directs that Washington State and United States flags at all state agency facilities …

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February 23-24, 2024 - Half Staff Alert - American Samoa

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Feb 23, 2024

February 23-24, 2024 - Half Staff Alert - American Samoa

Acting Governor Talauega E.V. Ale ordered U.S. & American Samoa flags to half-staff February 23-24, 2024 to honor former Senator HC Afoafouvale Leulumoega Fou Su’esu’e Lutu.
February 22, 2024 - Half Staff Alert - Alaska

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Feb 20, 2024

February 22, 2024 - Half Staff Alert - Alaska

Governor Dunleavy has ordered that Alaska and the United States flags fly at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Thursday, February 22nd, in honor of former Legislator Tom Anderson who passed Februar …

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February 24, 2024 - Half-Staff Alert - Kansas

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Feb 20, 2024

February 24, 2024 - Half-Staff Alert - Kansas

Today, Governor Laura Kelly directed flags to be flown at half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Saturday, February 24, 2024, in honor of Elizabeth “Lisa” Lopez-Galvan, a Kansan who died in the shoot …

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February 14, 2024 - Half Staff Alert - Florida

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Feb 14, 2024

February 14, 2024 - Half Staff Alert - Florida

On February 14, 2018, the 17 innocent lives of Alyssa Alhadeff, Scott Beigel, Martin Duque Anguiano, Nicholas Dworet, Aaron Feis, Jaime Guttenberg, Christopher Hixon, Luke Hoyer, Cara Loughran, Gina M …

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February 16, 2024 - Half-Staff Alert - Kansas

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Feb 13, 2024

February 16, 2024 - Half-Staff Alert - Kansas

In accordance with Executive Order #20-30, Governor Laura Kelly has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Friday, February 16, 2024, in honor of Lance Cpl. Donavan Davis …

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February 12, 2024 - Half Staff Alert - Florida

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Feb 12, 2024

February 12, 2024 - Half Staff Alert - Florida

On Friday, February 2, 2024, Trooper Zachary Fink was killed in the line of duty at the age of 26. Trooper Fink died a hero while protecting his community from danger. Trooper Fink served the State of …

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February 11, 2024 - Half Staff Alert - Florida

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Feb 11, 2024

February 11, 2024 - Half Staff Alert - Florida

On January 30, 2024, Former Representative Marlene O’Toole passed away at the age of 78. O’Toole represented House Districts 42 and 33 from 2008 to 2016 in the Florida House of Representatives. Former …

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February 9-13, 2024 - Half-Staff Alert - Idaho

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Feb 09, 2024

February 9-13, 2024 - Half-Staff Alert - Idaho

Governor Brad Little has ordered U.S. flags and State of Idaho flags to be lowered to half-staff to honor 27-year-old Capt. Benjamin Moulton of Emmett, one of the five U.S. Marines killed in a helicop …

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February 17, 2024 - Half-Staff Alert - Georgia

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Feb 09, 2024

February 17, 2024 - Half-Staff Alert - Georgia

Governor Brian Kemp has ordered the U.S. & Georgia state flags to half-staff on all state buildings and grounds this upcoming Saturday, February 17, 2024. This is the day of interment for Sergeant Ken …

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February 9, 2024 - Half-Staff Alert - Georgia

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Feb 08, 2024

February 9, 2024 - Half-Staff Alert - Georgia

Governor Kemp ordered U.S. & Georgia flags in Fulton & Qwinnett Counties to half-staff February 9, 2024 to honor Trooper Jimmy Cenescar.
February 5, 2024 - Half-Staff Alert - Georgia

Posted by Half-Staff Alerts Staff on Feb 05, 2024

February 5, 2024 - Half-Staff Alert - Georgia

Governor Kemp ordered the lowering of the U.S. & Georgia state flags to half-staff on all state buildings and grounds throughout Georgia on Monday, February 5, 2024. This is in honor of the passing of …

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