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  May 6, 2013
All PA Flags Lowered to Half-Staff at the Capitol Complex and at Commonwealth Facilities in Lawrence County
At the direction of Governor Tom Corbett, all Pennsylvania flags in the Capitol Complex and at Commonwealth facilities in Lawrence County are to be lowered to half-staff immediately, in honor of Officer William J. McCarthy IV, who died in the line of duty on Thursday, May 2, 2013.  Flags shall remain at half-staff through sunset on Wednesday, May 8, 2013.
All Pennsylvanians are authorized to participate in this tribute.