Mayor Michael Cooper recently signed a proclamation declaring September 11th as "A Day of Remembrance."
H. Burns, American Legion Family Post 16 will host a ceremony on Tuesday, September 11th at the St. Tammany Parish Justice
Center, located on North Columbia Street beginning at 6:00 p.m. Guest speaker will be Andy Bruch a St. Tammany Parish
resident and Regional Education Coordinator for the National Emergency Medical Services Academy. For more information
please contact the Post Home at (985) 892-0677. The public is invited to attend.
Present at the signing were front row left to right: Unit 16 Executive Board Committee
Member/Junior Activity Chairman Bobbie Peterson, Covington Mayor Michael Cooper (also a member of the S.A.L.s),
Unit 16 Little Miss Poppy Alexia Peterson, back row left to right: Covington
Chief of Police Chief Richard Palmisano, Unit 16 President May Hartley, Post 16 Commander James Lacassagne, Sons of the American Legion Squadron 16 Commander Danny McArthur and Covington Fire Chief Richard Badon.