City of Richton dedicates Blue Star Memorial Highway

City of Richton dedicates Blue Star Memorial Highway

RICHTON, MS (WDAM) - The City of Richton dedicated the intersection of Hwy 15 and Hwy 42 as the Blue Star Memorial Highway Monday morning.

Around 100 people showed up to the dedication ceremony which was hosted by The Richton Home and Garden club.

The Blue Star Memorial marker will be a lasting tribute to honor the brave men and women who dedicated their lives in service to our country.

During the dedication, there were prayers of invocation, songs, and the color guard, bagpipes and taps were present.