2012.06.20 Keith Pennington: Show officer Cordts your appreciation

Written by David Green.

Tomorrow night, Thursday, June 21st, all of us have an opportunity to show our appreciation to Frank Cordts for his 40 years of service to the Morenci area community through his work at the Morenci Police Department.

A reception is slated at the Morenci American Legion Hall, located at 9010 Morenci Rd., Morenci, from 6 to 8 p.m.  A brief presentation is scheduled at 6:30 p.m.

It is rare when anyone dedicates their entire career to the service of others and rarer still that all of those years are dedicated to a single community.  Please come join us as we thank Frank for his service to his community and to wish him well in his retirement. 

– Mayor Keith Pennington

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