East Hawaii News

Flags at Half-Staff in Honor of Lincoln

Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio... Article will play after ad...
Playing in :00

The Office of Governor David Ige announced Wednesday morning that flags throughout the state and country will fly at half-staff today, April 15, in honor of President Abraham Lincoln, by direction of the President of the United States Barack Obama.

Flags will run at half-staff through sundown in honor of the famous president’s death.

On Tuesday, President Obama declared April 15, 2015 as a “Day of Remembrance for President Abraham Lincoln.”


Sponsored Content

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Stay in-the-know with daily or weekly
headlines delivered straight to your inbox.


This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Big Island Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments