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    Flags half-staff?

    Who knows why the USA flag was at half-staff at the stadium? I also saw one at a business on my way out of town.


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    Re: Flags half-staff?

    I was told it was because of a fallen soilder from Iowa.



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    Re: Flags half-staff?

    i was wonder why too while i was tialgating. the guys next to us told us the same thing



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    Re: Flags half-staff?

    Thanks for the info. Good to see the University honor a fallen hero.


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    Re: Flags half-staff?

    It was flags all over Iowa. But yes, a nice gesture.



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    Re: Flags half-staff?

    It was in honor of a fallen soldier from my home town of Glenwood.



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    Re: Flags half-staff?

    I vaguely heard the anouncer at the game say something about Chet Culver and a fallen soldier from Iowa today at the game. However, the crowd was cheering so loud and I think the band was still playing, so I couldn't hear anything else. Good timing on that announcement.


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    Re: Flags half-staff?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyGal View Post
    I vaguely heard the anouncer at the game say something about Chet Culver and a fallen soldier from Iowa today at the game. However, the crowd was cheering so loud and I think the band was still playing, so I couldn't hear anything else. Good timing on that announcement.
    Haven't we had this discussion about the PA/Video people just absolutely sucking?



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    Re: Flags half-staff?

    Was that in the same conversation about the music picks being really bad?


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    Re: Flags half-staff?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyGal View Post
    Was that in the same conversation about the music picks being really bad?
    Are you trying to change the subject?



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    Re: Flags half-staff?

    Nope, just trying to get the facts straight.


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    Re: Flags half-staff?

    Just checking.



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    Re: Flags half-staff?

    That's one of the drawbacks to not reading the Register or watching local news, I hadn't heard about this. God bless him and his family.



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