"Memorial Day" by CW Johnson

We walked among the crosses
Where our fallen soldiers lay.
And listened to the bugle
As TAPS began to play.
The Chaplin led a prayer
We stood with heads bowed low.
And I thought of fallen comrades
I had known so long ago.
They came from every city
Across this fertile land.
That we might live in freedom.
They lie here 'neath the sand.
I felt a little guilty
My sacrifice was small.
I only lost a little time
But these men lost their all.
Now the services are over

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CodeRED Weather Alerts

Van Buren County provides a service to our residents called CodeRED Weather Alerts. (This service is already paid for and registration for it is completely voluntary). 

To Sign-Up:
Either Call the 911 Coordinator's Office @ 745-3911 to have the registration done for you (or come by the office at the County Annex in Clinton, behind the DMV).
You will be asked to confirm your name, address, and phone number(s).

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