This is to advise thatGovernor Larry Hoganordered the Maryland State Flag be lowered to half-staff effectiveimmediately and returned to full-staff at sunset on the day of interment (not yet known).

This action is in honor ofStaff Sgt. Dinora Floresof theMaryland National Guard, who died today, April 2, 2019. Staff Sgt. Floresis a 10-year veteran of theMaryland National Guard.

David M. Higgins II, Publisher/Editor

David M. Higgins was born in Baltimore and grew up in Southern Maryland. He has had a passion for journalism since high school. After spending many years in the Hospitality Industry he began working in...