Mayor Tommy recognized members of the Sons of the American Revolution and Daughters of the American Revolution for the annual Constitution Day/Week Proclamation. Wayne Brown along with other members were present to represent the Sons of the American Revolution, and Patricia Hein along with other members were present to represent the Daughters of the American Revolution. This year marks the 234th anniversary of the 1787 Constitutional Convention, where the Constitution of the United States was drafted outlining the fundamental principals by which our nation is governed. Acworth citizens are urged to become more knowledgeable of Georgia's historic role during the founding of this great nation.
Wayne Brown recognized Captain Stan Melton with a plaque in honor of his service to the Acworth Police Department and the community. Captain Melton has served as a law enforcement officer since 1975 and spent more than 30 years at the Cobb County Police Department. Captain Melton joined the Acworth Police Department in 2012 and currently serves as a member of the command staff. Captain Melton is planning his second retirement in 2022.