BOCC designates Aug. 7 as Purple Heart Day

The Citrus County BOCC presented the Aaron A. Weaver Chapter 776 MOPH with a proclamation designating Aug. 7 as Purple Heart Day in Citrus County. 

During their July 27 meeting, the Citrus County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) presented members of Aaron A. Weaver Chapter 776 Military Order of the Purple Heart (MOPH) with a proclamation.

The proclamation designates Aug. 7 as Purple Heart Day in Citrus County, commemorating the 239th anniversary of the Purple Heart and honoring the nation's fallen heroes and combat wounded.  

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