Do you ever wish you could easily find out when or why the flag was at half-staff (half-mast)? Flag-Status.com takes care of that for you by allowing you to find flag-related news items from the President of the United States and from each state's Governor's office. If you like, you can even receive email and SMS (text message) notifications when a news item is published! To get started, you can take a look at some recent news items below, or click one of the links above for more information.


Latest news items:
SD Published: 4/26/2017
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Gov. Daugaard Orders State Capitol Flags At Half-Staff For Former State Senator Richard Gregerson

DC Published: 4/21/2017
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Mayor Bowser Hands Out Statehood-Themed Pollinator Plant Seeds In Recognition of Earth Day

MI Published: 4/21/2017
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Gov. Rick Snyder lowers flags in honor of Michigan National Guard Sgt. Brandon Cavanaugh

DC Published: 4/20/2017
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Mayor Bowser to Deliver Free Statehood-Themed Pollinator Plant Seeds In Recognition of Earth Day

FL Published: 4/12/2017
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Governor Scott Directs Florida National Guard Resources to Combat Wildfires

RI Published: 4/6/2017
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Raimondo Directs U.S. and Rhode Island Flags Lowered

HI Published: 4/6/2017
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GOVERNOR'S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE Flags to fly at half-staff in memory of astronaut John Glenn

MO Published: 4/6/2017
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By order of the President of the United States, the United States flag at all State and government offices will be flown at half-staff, effective immediately until sunset on April 6, 2017, as a mark of respect for the memory of John Glenn.THE WHITE HOUSEOffice of the Press SecretaryFor Immediate ReleaseApril 6, 2016Presidential Proclamation -- Honoring the Memory of John GlennHONORING THE MEMORY OF JOHN GLENN- - - - - - -BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICAA PROCLAMATIONAs a mark of respect for the memory of John Glenn, I hereby order, by the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, that on the day of his interment, the flag of the United States shall be flown at half staff at the White House and upon all public buildings and grounds, at all military posts and naval stations, and on all naval vessels of the Federal Government in the District of Columbia and throughout the United States and its Territories and possessions until sunset on such day. I also direct that the flag shall be flown at half-staff for the same period at all United States embassies, legations, consular offices, and other facilities abroad, including all military facilities and naval vessels and stations.IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this fifth day of April, in the year of our Lord two thousand seventeen, and of the Independence of the United States of America the two hundred and forty-first.DONALD J. TRUMP

RI Published: 4/5/2017
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Raimondo Directs Rhode Island Flag to Fly at Half-Staff

WH Published: 4/5/2017
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A Proclamation by President Donald J. Trump Honoring the Memory of John Glenn