Fulton Chairman John Eaves' Statement on Newtown Tragedy | Print |

Chairman John Eaves said today, "On behalf of the Fulton County Board of Commissioners, we would like to express our deepest sympathy at the tragic loss of life today in Newtown, Connecticut. In accordance with the directive given by President Barack Obama, the Board of Commissioners has ordered that flags at County facilities and grounds be flown at half-staff as we join the country in mourning this senseless act of violence upon innocent children and the dedicated teachers who served and protected them. Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of the victims and the Newtown community."