FRANKFORT, Ky. (WEHT) —  In accordance with a proclamation from the White House, Gov. Andy Beshear has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff beginning at midnight tonight until sunset on Thursday, Jan. 13, in honor of former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid.

Reid passed away Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2021.

Officials say Reid will be interred in his home state of Nevada on Thursday.