fallen sldier flag 300FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/25/13) – Gov. Steve Beshear has directed that flags at all state office buildings be displayed at half-staff until noon on Monday, May 27, 2013 in observance of Memorial Day.
 
“Memorial Day is a time for Kentuckians and all Americans to honor those military men and women who have given the ultimate sacrifice,” said Gov. Beshear. “On Monday, I urge you to take a moment and give thanks to the service members who sacrificed their lives for our freedoms and also recognize those who are still serving our country both at home and abroad.”
 
Gov. Beshear encourages individuals, businesses, organizations and government agencies to join in this tribute.
 
For information on Memorial Day ceremonies at Kentucky veteran’s cemeteries and nursing homes, please visit http://veterans.ky.gov/
 
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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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.

Most Read This Week

May 22, 2015 7897

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 7880

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 6609

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 4193

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 3739

Can Sunscreen Save Your Life?

by Melissa Patrick

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10970

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 7897

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 27, 2015 6609

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 4193

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 3464

Midnight Ride on Rabbit Ridge Ends in Jail

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 2703

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - May 27, 2015

by Crime Stoppers
May 28, 2015 1218

Greenville Man Charged with Rockport Robbery,…

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 1178

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - May…

by SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 1117

Crime Stoppers Fugitive of the Week – May 27,…

by Hopkinsville – Christian County Crime Stoppers
May 27, 2015 1092

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1052

Livingston Street, Hanson Rezoning Request…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 804

Teens Injured When Vehicle Crashes into Tree

by SurfKY News