As required by state law, Arkansas flags throughout the state are lowered to half-staff each time a member of the Armed Forces of the United States from Arkansas is killed in action while on active duty.
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For the Record, Pages 8 on 09/08/2010
Print Headline: Why is the flag at half-staff?