Solider with Houlton Ties Killed in Iraq 

A 38-year-old soldier who was originally from Houlton has died in Iraq, Gov. John Baldacci said Sunday.

Sgt. 1st Class Jonathan Allen Lowery was killed on Friday in Mosul. Lowery was serving with the 3rd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, III Corps. Lowery was a career military man.

Baldacci said Lowery’s father lives in Houlton.

Flags will be ordered flown at half-staff on the day of Lowery’s funeral.