Neighborhood Watch cookout

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Cook-out is Saturday for Watch event

Neighborhood Watch participants in Sardis and Como are holding a cook-out Saturday to recruit more communities into the program.

The cook-out will be held at the EMA building in Sardis from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m., said Panola EMA director Daniel Cole.

Members of the West Como and Sardis Area Neighborhood Watches are attending.

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A grant from Homeland Security is funding the event.

The EMA building is the former National Guard armory near Interstate 55.