BRAUNFELS — Flags outside Comal County Courthouse and other county
offices will be lowered to half-staff on Wednesday and Thursday in
tribute to U.S. Marines Lance Cpl. John F. Farias of New Braunfels,
county officials said Tuesday.
Farias, 20, a 2009 Canyon High School graduate, lost his life in a firefight on June 28 in Afghanistan.