live_truck_image_station_ad
Newswatch 16 Live Streaming

NOW with Newswatch 16 replays!

Flags Lowered to Honor Paterno

Posted on: 2:04 pm, January 23, 2012, by , updated on: 06:33am, January 24, 2012

scr paterno flags

Flags at state office buildings are flying at half staff Monday in remembrance of Penn State football coach Joe Paterno who lost his battle with lung cancer over the weekend.

Funeral arrangements and a possible university memorial service for Paterno are expected later today.

The long-time head football coach died Sunday.

Monday morning Governor Tom Corbett ordered all flags in the capitol complex and at commonwealth facilities across the state fly at half staff to honor Paterno.

The former Penn State football coach had been involved with Penn State on and off the field for more than 60 years.

Talkback 16 Online Discussion:

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

live_truck_image_station_ad
Newswatch 16 Live Streaming

NOW with Newswatch 16 replays!