National Night Out set for Aug. 4
The Ellis County Press
This year’s National Night Out event is scheduled for Aug. 4 from 7-9 p.m.
Crime watch groups, Home Owners Associations and neighborhood groups are encouraged to come outside their homes that evening and join together for a show of community support.
NNO is the nations largest annual crime and drug prevention event and promotes "neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships" in the fight against a safer neighborhood.
Remember, activities do not have to be limited to hosting vigils, activities can also include block parties, cookouts, flashlight walks, contests or other programs you see fit.
To register for NNO or for activity ideas, contact your local police department or visit www.nationaltownwatch.org, organizers can also inquire about organizational kits.