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Tomblin orders flags lowered in honor of Mandela, Pearl Harbor remembrance
Reported by: Associated Press
Friday, December 6, 2013 6:54 PM EST
West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has ordered flags lowered to half-staff in memory of Nelson Mandela.
Tomblin ordered all U.S. and state flags displayed at state facilities lowered to half-staff through sunset Monday in honor of Mandela.
He issued a second proclamation ordering flags lowered to half-staff Saturday in commemoration of National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day.