For Nebraska Only
All U.S. and Nebraska flags are to be flown at half-staff until sunset on Tuesday, March 13 in honor of former Nebraska Governor Charles Thone who passed away at the age of 94.
Today, Governor Pete Ricketts and State of Nebraska leaders issued statements honoring former Nebraska Governor Charles Thone who passed away at the age of 94. As Governor, Thone led Nebraska during time of national economic recession. He leaves a legacy of fiscal restraint, great integrity, and stable leadership.
Flags are to be flown at half-staff from sunrise on Thursday, March 8, 2018 to sunset on Tuesday, March 13, 2018.
Governor Thone is survived by his wife, former First Lady Ruth Thone and his daughters Marie, Amy, and Anna.
**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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