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January 3, 2020 | Deirdre Byrne

Hogan Orders Flags at Half Staff for Fallen Firefighter

On Tuesday, Gov. Larry Hogan ordered the United States flag and the Maryland flag to be lowered to half-staff in honor of Otis L. Isaacs, Jr. of the North East Fire Company, who died in the line of duty Dec. 29, 2019. The flags will be raised to full staff at sunset, Saturday, Jan. 4, […]

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June 27, 2019 | Staff Writer

Hogan Orders Flags at Half-Staff for Fallen Firefighter

Gov. Larry Hogan has ordered the United States Flag and the Maryland State flag to be lowered to half-staff to honor Firefighter Michael Powers of the Libertytown Volunteer Fire Department, who died in the line of duty Tuesday. The flags will be raised to full staff at sunset, Saturday, June 29, the day of interment. […]

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April 23, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Flags Lowered to Honor Montgomery County Police Officer

Governor Larry Hogan ordered the United States and Maryland state flags to be lowered at half-staff Monday, to honor a Montgomery County police officer who died April 18. Officer Kyle Olinger, 53, was shot during a traffic stop in 2003, according to The Washington Post. The Post says he was in his second year serving […]

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April 3, 2019 | Michelle Queen

Hogan Orders Flags at Half-Staff to Honor Maryland National Guardswoman

Gov. Larry Hogan has ordered Maryland flags to be lowered to half-staff to honor Staff Sgt. Dinora Flores of the Maryland National Guard, who died Tuesday, April 2. The flags will be raised to full staff at sunset on the day of Flores’ interment. Flores, a resident of Damascus, was a 10-year veteran of the […]

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August 26, 2018 | Staff Writer

Governor Hogan Orders Flags at Half-Staff Sunday in Honor of Senator John McCain

Gov. Larry Hogan has ordered the United States and Maryland State Flags to be lowered to half-staff in honor of U.S. Senator John McCain, who died Saturday, Aug. 25. The flags will be raised to full staff at sunset, on the day of interment. Governor Hogan released the following statement: “Senator John McCain will forever remain […]

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July 23, 2018 | Staff Writer

Hogan Orders Flags at Half-Staff for Fallen Firefighter

Gov. Larry Hogan has ordered Maryland flags to be lowered to half-staff to honor Firefighter Lieutenant Nathan Flynn of the Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services, who died in the line of duty Monday. The flags will be raised to full staff at sunset, Saturday, July 28, the day of interment. FF Nathan […]

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May 30, 2018 | Staff Writer

Hogan Orders Flags at Half-Staff to Honor Maryland National Guardsman

Gov. Larry Hogan has ordered Maryland flags to be lowered to half-staff to honor Sgt. Eddison Hermond of the Maryland National Guard, who died Sunday, May 27. The flags will be raised to full staff at sunset on the day of Hermond’s interment. Hermond was attempting to help a woman Sunday in Ellicott City, Md. […]

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May 22, 2018 | Staff Writer

Hogan Orders Flags at Half-Staff for Fallen Officer

Gov. Larry Hogan has ordered Maryland flags to be lowered to half-staff to honor Police Officer First Class Amy Caprio of the Baltimore County Police Department, who died in the line of duty May 21. The flags will be raised to full staff at sunset, May 25, the day of interment. #BCoPD are confirming the […]

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February 21, 2018 | Staff Writer

Hogan Orders Flags at Half-Staff for Fallen Officer

Gov. Larry Hogan has ordered Maryland flags to be lowered to half-staff to honor Cpl. Mujahid Ramzziddin of the Prince George’s County police. This is our fallen officer. Proud public servant, father, husband and son. He wore our badge for 14 years. He will live in our hearts every day. pic.twitter.com/cNPidw6N99 — PGPDNEWS (@PGPDNews) February […]

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March 13, 2016 | Staff Writer

Governor Hogan Orders Flags to Half Staff in Honor of Officer Jacai Colson

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan has ordered flags to half staff in honor and remembrance of Officer Jacai Colson who was killed in the line of duty in Prince George’s County on Sunday afternoon. Hogan posted the following statement on Facebook and Twitter: “I am shocked and saddened by the news this evening of the death […]

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