Prince George’s County Circuit Court to Honor Local Veterans
(UPPER MARLBORO, Md. – May 9, 2011) The Prince George’s County Circuit Court will hold an appreciation ceremony to celebrate the county’s veterans on Monday, May 23, at 2 p.m., at the Prince George’s County Courthouse, 14735 Main St., Upper Marlboro.
“We are honored to recognize our county’s veterans at this second annual celebration. Through this celebration we are asking all county residents to pause for a minute to say thank you to these proud men and women for the outstanding service they have given to this county,” said Administrative Judge Sheila R. Tillerson Adams. The ceremony will be held in front of the restored historic Duvall Wing of the courthouse.
To prepare for this event, the court is calling on veterans in Prince George’s County to submit photos and information about their service to be included in a video. To submit photos and information go to the Prince George’s County website, http://www.co.pg.md.us/government/, click on “Judicial Branch (Courts)” and follow the “Salute to Veterans Video” link on the page. The direct link is http://www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/Government/JudicialBranch/veteran.asp
The veterans’ appreciation ceremony on May 23rd is free and open to the public. No reservations are required, and light refreshments will be provided. For more information, call the Prince George’s County Circuit Court, (301) 780-8070.
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