Suicide prevention awareness event planned

| September 10, 2012
Mayor Mercer signing proclamation

Pictured from left are: Shelley McCarty, Mercer and Tyra Ross Hixon. Photo contributed to the Beacon.

The Suicide Prevention Coalition Candle Lighting will be held at 7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 13, at the court square. The event is held to create awareness about the impact of suicide in memory of those who have died and in honor of those who struggle with depression. Mayor Steve Mercer also signed a proclamation declaring this week Suicide Prevention Awareness Week.

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