MESSAGES 2014 :: JUNE 5, 2014

Lowering of NC State Flags on June 7

Gov. Pat McCrory has ordered North Carolina state flags at all state facilities to be lowered to half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Saturday, June 7. This order is in memorial of the life and legacy of Dr. Maya Angelou. She was a celebrated poet, memoirist, novelist, educator, dramatist, producer, actress, historian, filmmaker, civil rights activist, and Reynolds Professor of American Studies at Wake Forest University.