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October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

left to right:  Amanda Johnson (SWAN), Candace Masterson (White County States Attorney’s office), Denton Aud (White County States Attorney), Kelly Fulkerson (White County Circuit Clerk), Sheila Headlee (White County Sheriff’s Department), Mayor Jeff Pollard, Chief Jason Carter (Carmi Police Department), Officer Jonathan Lucas (Carmi Police Department) Detective Chris Pollard (Carmi Police Department), Deputy Craig Poole (White County Sheriff’s Department) Amber Graves (Carmi Police Department) Deputy Randy Graves (White County Sheriff’s Department)

Amanda Johnson with SWAN (Stopping Woman Abuse Now, Inc.), a not for profit organization that has been providing services to low-income families, domestic violence victims, homeless, disabled and the elderly residents of our community since 1981 asked Mayor Pollard to sign the attached proclamation for National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.   SWAN is located at 226 North Walnut Street in Carmi.  Phone:  618-380-2800.