Creating awareness

Photo by Andre. B. Laird

Mayor Brooks Fetters signs a proclamation on Thursday, Sept.13, declaring Sept. 9 through Sept. 15 as Suicide Prevention Week. On hand for the signing were (standing, from left) Shelley Snyder, Bowen Center director; Leon Hurlburt, Youth Services Bureau co-president; Joe Rakoczy, YSB Suicide Prevention Task Force board member; Ryan Beeching, Safe Place coordinator at YSB; and Melissa Keighan, also with the YSB.