Current Status: Half Staff
By order of the Governor, flags over the State Capitol and all state buildings are to fly at half-staff in honor and memory of United States Marine Corps Private First Class William F. Cavin of Hancock County. Flags are to be lowered from sunrise to sunset on Saturday, October 13, 2018. Private First Class Cavin lost his life while serving in the United States Marine Corps during World War II and is now being returned home to Tennessee after almost 75 years. Additional information is attached.