Flags Lowered to Half-Staff to Honor Victims of Tragedy in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Contact: Nicole Burton

FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 2, 2019) – In accordance with the proclamation by President Donald J. Trump, and with respect for victims of Friday's tragedy in Virginia Beach, Virginia, both American and state flags at public office buildings are lowered to half-staff beginning immediately until sunset on June 4, 2019, to honor the victims and their families.

All individuals, businesses, organizations, and government agencies are encouraged to join in this tribute of lowering the flag to honor the victims and families of this tragedy.

Flag status information is available at http://governor.ky.gov/flag-status/.