For Ohio Only - Geauga County
In honor of the life and service of Ohio Marine, Sgt. Wolfgang Kyle Weninger, Governor Mike DeWine has ordered that all United States and Ohio flags be flown at half-staff on all public buildings and grounds throughout Geauga County and at the Ohio Statehouse, Vern Riffe Center, and Rhodes Tower in Columbus. Flags shall remain lowered until sunset on the day of his funeral.
All other public buildings and grounds throughout the state may fly United States and Ohio flags at half-staff at their discretion for the same time period.
**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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