military baysoreFRANKFORT, KY (10/14/13) – Gov. Steve Beshear has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 in honor of a Fort Campbell soldier who died while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
 
According to the Department of Defense, Staff Sgt. Thomas A. Baysore, Jr., 31, of Milton, Pa., died Sept. 26, in Paktya Province, Afghanistan, from wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire during combat operations. He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Ky.
 
Funeral services for Staff Sgt. Baysore will be held on Oct. 15 at 3 p.m. Eastern time at Arlington National Cemetery in Washington, D.C. Gov. Beshear encourages individuals, businesses, organizations and government agencies to join in this tribute.
 
Flag status information is available at http://governor.ky.gov/Pages/flagstatus.aspx.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by the office of Gov. Steve Beshear

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

Daviess County Shuts out Muhlenberg County, 10-0

GREENVILLE, Ky. (8/26/15) — The Daviess County Panthers shut out the Muhlenberg County Mustangs 10-0 in a boys' high… Read More

KMA Donates $2000 from Poker Runs to Happy Feet Equals Learning Feet

WEBSTER COUNTY, Ky. (8/26/15) — The Kentucky Motorcycle Association, District 14 sponsored two Poker Runs during the… Read More

Most Read This Week

August 24, 2015 10445

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 5789

Alleged Burglar Calls 911 to Report Fire

by SurfKY News
August 22, 2015 4901

Hopkins County Grand Jury Indictments

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 4836

UPDATE: Four Dead, Two Survive Boating Accident

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 3823

MPD Coducting Sobriety Checkpoints

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

August 06, 2015 14422

Muhlenberg Woman Reportedly Suffers Violent…

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 10445

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

August 27, 2015 3564

All is Well after MNHHS Lockdown

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 2174

Man Charged with Theft, Meth, Marijuana Growing

by SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 1391

Kentucky Career Center Blood Drive Aug. 31

by SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 1389

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - August 26, 2015

by SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 1311

KSP Seeking Information to Assist 'Slasher'…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 1205

Hanson Agrees to Take Compensating Rate on Tax…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 1091

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 1026

Legislators Preview Election 2015

by KET
August 26, 2015 785

UPDATE - Missing Juvenile Found

by SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 756

Two Chicago Men Indicted for Multi-State Cargo…

by SurfKY News