flag cableFRANKFORT, Ky. (4/5/13) – Gov. Steve Beshear has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff on Saturday, April 6, 2013, in honor of a Kentucky soldier who died while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
 
According to the Department of Defense, Sgt. Michael C. Cable, 26, of Philpot, Ky., died March 27, from injuries sustained when his unit was attacked by enemy forces in Shinwar District, Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 327th Infantry, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Ky.
 
Funeral services for Sgt. Cable will be held on April 6 at 1 p.m. Central time at Haley-McGuiness Funeral Home in Owensboro, Ky. Burial services will immediately follow at Rose Hill Cemetery in Owensboro.
 
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 Governor Steve Beshear
Photo provided by SurfKY Graphics

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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...

KSP Traffic Safety Checkpoints

HICKORY, Ky. (9/3/15) — The Kentucky State Police will be conducting traffic safety checkpoints throughout the Post 1… Read More

KSP Post 1 Monthly Activity - August 2015

HICKORY, Ky. (9/4/15) — Activity for KSP, Post 1, for the month of August is as follows: Criminal Cases Opened - 73… Read More

Most Read This Week

September 04, 2015 20608

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
August 31, 2015 6875

Man Convicted of Hopkins Countian's Death Granted…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 6218

Madisonville Gaining Two New Businesses

by Ron Sanders
August 30, 2015 4054

UPDATED: 'He Fought the Law ... but, the Law Won'

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 3415

Investigation Leads to Meth Trafficking Charge

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

September 04, 2015 20608

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 12372

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

September 04, 2015 20608

UPDATE: Attack on WKP Never Happened, Say Police

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 2294

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - September 2, 2015

by SurfKY News
September 04, 2015 1405

Man Charged with Kidnapping 8-Year-Old Girl

by SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 1214

One Injured when Motorcycle, SUV Collide

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 1016

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports – Sept. 3, 2015

by SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 964

TMS Automotive to Locate in Bowling Green

by SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 935

Nortonville New Water Treatment Plant Another…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
September 03, 2015 909

TVA Touts Progress of Combined Cycle Project

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 903

Ministry Reaches People from Region to Honduras

by Focus on Hopkins County
September 03, 2015 726

Gubernatorial Candidate Spot-on about Head Start

by SurfKY News