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Date:
August 7, 2014
For More Information Contact:
Diane Gonzolas, Citizen Information Center, 402-441-7831

Flags to Be Flown at Half Staff in Honor of Staff Sgt. Prange

Governor Dave Heineman has granted the request of Mayor Chris Beutler for flags to be flown at half staff in Lincoln Friday, August 8 until sunset in honor of Army Staff Sergeant Benjamin G. Prange of Hickman. The 30-year-old Norris High graduate was killed July 24 while on duty in Afghanistan. Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday at Southwood Lutheran Church in Lincoln.

A memorial fund has been set up in his honor at First State Bank, with all proceeds going to his wife and two sons.


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