Monday, April 7, 2003

Yellow ribbons encouraged



DEERFIELD TWP. - Residents in this Warren County community are being encouraged to display yellow ribbons in honor of the armed forces.

Township officials hope that they will be tied to lampposts, residences and mailboxes to "show our hope that the troops will return home with vigilance and success," Trustee Bill Morand said.

He joined other township officials in wearing yellow ribbons at Tuesday's trustee meeting, which included a performance of patriotic songs by a Mason chorale quartet.

- Erica Solvig




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