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Departments pay tribute to Peace Officers Memorial Day

Pay ribute to police officers lost in line of duty

Flags ordered to half-staff for Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Flags at all state office buildings will be lowered to half-staff Saturday for National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

President orders flags lowered after weekend mass shootings

President Donald Trump is ordering all American and state flags lowered to half-staff immediately at public office buildings in honor of the victims of the shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio.

Flags to be lowered to half-staff in observance of Memorial Day

Both the American and State Flags will be lowered to half-staff from sunrise until noon on Monday, May 27th, 2019 in observance of Memorial Day.

Gov. Bevin orders flags half-staff on Tues. for fallen LMPD detective

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) - Gov. Matt Bevin has proclaimed that U.S. and state flags be flown at half-staff at all state buildings on Tuesday,...

Bevin orders flags to half-staff for National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Governor Matt Bevin has ordered flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff on Friday, December 7, in observance of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.

Governor orders flags to half-staff Friday

Governor Matt Bevin has ordered all flags flown at state office buildings be lowered to half-staff Friday, September 7, 2018 to honor Chief Warrant Officer 3 Taylor J. Galvin, who was killed in Iraq. 

Flags displayed as awareness for veteran suicide

In London, one woman is making an effort to lower the death rate of those returning from war. She says she lost her husband after he committed suicide, and she didn't see it coming.

Governor Bevin orders flags to half-staff Friday in honor of Fort Campbell soldier

According to the Department of Defense, Sgt. Bays died on June 10, 2017 in Peka Valley, Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan, of gunshot wounds sustained there.

Officials install flags to communicate water conditions

Officials in southcentral Kentucky have installed warning flags at two parks to communicate water conditions to kayakers and canoers.

Gov. Bevin orders flags at half-staff for fallen officer

Gov. Matt Bevin has proclaimed flags be flown at half-staff Tuesday at all state buildings out of respect for Louisville Metro Police Officer Nick Rodman.

Governor Bevin orders flags flown at half-staff for service members

Gov. Matt Bevin has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff Monday, Dec. 5, in honor of Staff Sgt. Kevin J. McEnroe and Staff Sgt. James F. Moriarty, Fort Campbell soldiers who died while supporting Operation Inherent Resolve.

ROTC members honor 9/11 victims with flags and reading

ROTC members at the University of Kentucky spent their Sunday honoring the lives of those lost in the attacks on September 11, 2001.

Flags for often forgotten veterans decorate rural cemeteries

Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Director Spencer Guiley visits rural cemeteries often in his line of work. Over the years he's noticed many veterans left without a flag on Memorial Day.

Volunteers honor forgotten veterans in rural cemeteries

Two years ago you wouldn't have seen nearly as many American flags at Flatwoods Cemetery in Waco. But one local funeral director is helping to make sure every veteran in Madison county is remembered this coming Memorial Day.

Flags to Half-staff for fallen paramedic

Governor Steve Beshear has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff Friday, Nov. 13, in honor of a Jessamine County paramedic fatally injured while on duty. John Everett Mackey, 40, died Nov. 9 after being struck by a moving vehicle while on duty.

Gov. orders flags to half-staff Sept. 18 in honor of Ky. Air Force Officer

Governor Steve Beshear has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff Friday, Sept. 18, in honor of an Air Force officer from Kentucky who died while supporting Operation Freedom’s Sentinel in Afghanistan.

Gov. Beshear orders flags to half-staff in honor of slain trooper

All state office buildings will lower their flags to half-staff this Friday in honor of slain Kentucky State Trooper Joseph Cameron Ponder.

Half-Staff flags on Monday, to honor fallen trooper

The Governor’s office announced that flags will be flying at half-staff on Monday

Flags Laid On Veterans’ Graves At Lexington Cemetery

A group of young cadets spent Sunday afternoon putting flags on the graves of veterans at Lexington Cemetery.

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