Florida Governor Rick Scott has ordered that all state and national flags outside the Pinellas County Courthouse, Dunedin City Hall and the Capitol in Tallahassee be flown at half staff March 26, 2013 in honor of Army Spc. Zack Shannon. The 21-year-old Black Hawk helicopter mechanic and Dunedin native died in a helicopter crash in Kandahar, Afghanistan on March 11.
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Historical State Half-Staff Notices:
Florida Governor Rick Scott ordered all national and state flags to be flown at half-mast at the county courthouse in Collier County and Naples City Hall on Friday in honor of Army Staff Sergeant Marc Anthony Scialdo. Scialdo, of Naples, died on March 11, in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan, in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Florida Governor Rick Scott has directed that all state and U.S. flags be flown at half-staff in St. Lucie County in honor of a deputy killed on duty. St. Lucie County Deputy Sheriff Sgt. Gary Morales was shot and killed on Thursday while making a traffic stop.
Florida Governor Rick Scott has ordered flags to Half Staff in Florida in Honor of Specialist Christophe J. Marquis. Marquis died Sept 4th, 2011 in Landstuhl, Germany, in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
In memory of slain Lakeland police officer Arnulfo Crispin, flags have been ordered to half-staff at the Lakeland Police Department, Lakeland City Hall and the Polk County Courthouse on Dec. 27, by Gov. Rick Scott.