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National Police Week is May 12 to 18, 2019

In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. Currently, tens of thousands of law enforcement officers from around the world converge on Washington, DC to participate in a number of planned events which honor those that have paid the ultimate sacrifice.

 

National Police Week is May 12 to 18, 2019

 

The Memorial Service began in 1982 as a gathering in Senate Park of approximately 120 survivors and supporters of law enforcement. Decades later, the event, more commonly known as National Police Week, has grown to a series of events which attracts thousands of survivors and law enforcement officers to our Nation's Capital each year.

Click HERE to go to the National Police Week website.

 

Upcoming Events
2019 Perry County Veterans Thanksgiving Program Nov 23, 2019 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM — Save-A-Lot - 512 N Main St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Southeast Ohio Foodbank to host food distribution for Perry County residents November 2019 Nov 27, 2019 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM — Perry County Fairgrounds - 5445 St Rt 37 E, New Lexington, OH 43764
Thanksgiving Day 2019 - County Offices Closed Nov 28, 2019 - Nov 29, 2019
Blood Drive American Legion Hall, Saturday November 30, 2019 Nov 30, 2019 08:00 AM - 01:00 PM — American Legion Post 376 - 110 Logan St, Junction City, OH 43748
New Lexington Fall Festival Committee Candy and Bake Sale 2019 Dec 01, 2019 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM — Village Municipal Building - 215 South Main St, New Lexington, OH 43764
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