Half-Staff Alert - February 24, 2018
For Virginia Only

Governor's flag order for the State Capitol in Richmond:

This is to order that the flag of the Commonwealth of Virginia is to be flown at half-staff over the State Capitol in respect and memory of former Virginia Senator and Delegate Harry B. Blevins.

I hereby order that the flags shall be lowered at sunrise on Saturday, February 24, 2018, and remain at half-staff until sunset.

Ordered on this, 21st day of February, 2018.



Governor's flag order for the County of Isle of Wight, the County of Southampton and the Cities of Chesapeake, Suffolk, and Virginia Beach:

Be it further encouraged that the flag of the Commonwealth of Virginia may be flown at half-staff on all local and state buildings and grounds in the County of Isle of Wight, the County of Southampton, and the Cities of Chesapeake, Suffolk, Virginia Beach, and in any other locality as deemed appropriate, in respect and memory of former Virginia Senator and Delegate Harry B. Blevins.

I hereby authorize that the flag shall be lowered at sunrise on Saturday, February 24, 2018, and remain at half-staff until sundown.

Authorized on this, the 21st day of February, 2018.



**When flown at half-staff or half-mast, the U.S. flag should be hoisted first to the peak for an instant and then lowered to the half-staff or half-mast position. The flag should again be raised to the peak before it is lowered for the day.


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