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Flags To Half-Staff For General Colin Powell

In honor of the life and legacy of General Colin Powell, President Biden has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff immediately until sunset on October 22, 2021.

Governor Asa Hutchinson released the following tribute to the former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and U.S. Secretary of State:

“Our nation has lost a true hero & statesman with the passing of Colin Powell. Secretary Powell dedicated his life to serving our country. My respect for him grew as we both served in the Bush Administration after 9/11. Susan & I are praying for his family in this time of loss.”

 

10-18-21 2:40 p.m. KAWX.ORG

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