POW/MIA Day coming on Friday

Weirton Mayor Harold Miller, during Monday’s council meeting, read a proclamation declaring Sept. 15 as National POW/MIA Recognition Day in the city, honoring those armed service members who were imprisoned during wartime and the more than 83,000 declared missing in action. Miller, left, presents the proclamation to Ward 4 Councilman George Ash, who is a veteran and commander of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2716. — Craig Howell