The Memorial Day ceremony sponsored by the Hazlehurst Area Chamber of Commerce and the Veterans Affairs office will be held Monday, May 26, at 10 a.m. The ceremony will take place on the front lawn of the Copiah County Courthouse.
The speaker for the ceremony will be Major Ray Carlock. Major Carlock is the commander of Company C 106th BSB at Crystal Springs. This unit is preparing to be deployed to Iraq after the first of the year.
Everyone is encouraged to attend this ceremony and to remember and honor all those who have sacrificed so much for our country.