MESSAGES 2014 :: AUGUST 27, 2014

Lowering of NC State Flags Today

Gov. Pat McCrory ordered all North Carolina state flags to be lowered to half-staff on all state facilities from sunrise to sunset today, Aug. 27, in honor of Retired Col. Richard W. Holden, Sr., the first African-American Commander of the NC State Highway Patrol. Col. Holden passed away on Aug. 22 at the age of 67.‚Äč