Tag: flags

  • Flags at half-staff to mark Pearl Harbor anniversary

    Throughout the nation, American and state flags are being flown at half-staff to mark the 82-year anniversary of the assault on Pearl Harbor. They are going to proceed at half-staff in honor of former Supreme Courtroom Justice Sandra Day O’Connor till her interment on Dec. 19. A decision authorised by Congress in 1994 designates December…

  • Hobbs: Flags to half-staff to honor Military Particular Operations soldier

    Governor Katie Hobbs ordered flags in any respect state buildings be flown at half-staff from dawn to sundown Saturday, Nov. 25, in honor of Sgt. Andrew Southard, of Apache Junction, who was killed in a November 10 helicopter crash throughout routine flight coaching within the Mediterranean Sea.   Southard was a member of the U.S. Military…

  • Flags at half-staff to mark 9/11 anniversary

    Throughout the nation, American and state flags are being flown at half-staff to mark the 22-year anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist assaults. Arizona Gov. Katie Hobbs ordered state authorities flags to be lowered, and President Joe Biden proclaimed a Nationwide Day of Prayer and Remembrance in honor of the almost 3,000 harmless women and men who…

  • Hobbs: Flags to half-staff to honor Granite Mountain Hotshots

    Arizona Gov. Katie Hobbs ordered flags in any respect state buildings be flown at half-staff by means of sundown on Friday, June 30, to honor the 19 Granite Mountain Hotshots who died within the 2013 Yarnell Hill Hearth. “Ten years in the past, our lives ceaselessly modified when 19 males selflessly answered the decision to…

  • Gov. Hobbs flies LGBTQ delight flags on the Az govt tower for first time ever

    For the primary time, delight flags are flying from Arizona’s govt tower.   On Thursday, the beginning of the official month-long celebration of LGBTQ communities throughout the nation, Gov. Katie Hobbs adorned the Ninth Ground balcony with 4 delight flags. The Democrat, a staunch supporter of LGBTQ rights, vowed in a assertion to proceed working to…

  • Flags for the fallen: Annual 'flags-in' readies Arlington for Memorial Day

    Greater than 1,000 service members got here out to Arlington Nationwide Cemetery within the predawn chill, hoisted backpacks overflowing with pink, white and blue, and headed off by way of the infinite rows of headstones. Their mission Thursday was to plant tons of of hundreds of small American flags on the graves of the nation’s…

  • Biden, Hobbs order flags to half-staff to honor Allen, Texas capturing victims

    President Joe Biden and Arizona Gov. Katie Hobbs have ordered that flags be flown at half-staff by way of sundown on Thursday to honor the victims of Saturday’s mass capturing in in Allen, Texas. Eight individuals have been killed and least seven others injured when a gunman opened hearth at Allen Premium Retailers in Texas,…

  • Hobbs orders flags to half-staff for Az Peace Officers Memorial Day

    Flags throughout Arizona needs to be flown at half-staff from dawn to sundown on Monday, Could 1, to mark Arizona Peace Officers Memorial Day, Gov. Katie Hobbs ordered. “Immediately, we honor and mourn the lack of Arizona’s Peace Officers who within the final 12 months have made the final word sacrifice,” Hobbs stated in an…

  • Biden, Hobbs order flags to half-staff to honor victims of Nashville college capturing

    President Joe Biden and Arizona Gov. Katie Hobbs have ordered that flags be flown at half-staff by means of sundown on Friday to honor the victims of Monday’s college capturing in Nashville, Tenn. Six individuals, together with three youngsters, had been shot and killed Monday morning at a personal Okay-6 college related to Covenant Presbyterian…