Georgia Governor Brian Kemp: flags to fly at half-staff in honor of Hank Aaron

Hank Aaron has died at the age of 86.
Hank Aaron has died at the age of 86.
Published: Jan. 22, 2021 at 7:21 PM EST
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GEORGIA. (WCTV) - Friday, following the death of legendary baseball player, Hank Aaron, Georgia Governor Brian Kemp ordered for flags in the state to be flown at half-staff.

From Friday until sunset on the day of Aaron’s burial, flags will be flown at half-staff.

Gov. Kemp posted the Executive Order on Twitter.

“We must honor his legacy by striving toward the principles he embodied to forge a stronger, brighter future for the generations of Georgians and Americans to come,” Gov. Kemp said.

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