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'South Georgia Loves Moody' week set for March 12 - 17

Posted at 2:39 AM, Feb 22, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-22 05:01:08-05

(WTXL) - South Georgia plans to celebrate the Airmen of Moody Air Force Base and their families from March 12 - 17.

'South Georgia Loves Moody Week' focuses on involving residents of Berrien, Cook, Lanier and Lowndes counties in events and activities.

"The men and women who serve our nation deserve our full support whether they are on a mission abroad or on duty at an installation closer to home," said Bill Parry, president of the Association of Defense Communities, a national organization focused on community/military issues.

"Communities have found many ways to show service families that they are welcome on both sides of the installation fence, and the Great American Defense Communities program has quickly become an important way to highlight their successes."

South Georgia Loves Moody Week's schedule:

  • Monday, March 12th: Kick-Off Event
  • Tuesday, March 13th: Pray for Moody Day
  • Wednesday, March 14th: South Georgia Loves Moody Kids Day
  • Thursday, March 15th: Fly your flag for Moody Day
  • Friday, March 16th: Red Carpet for Moody Day
  • Saturday, March 17th: South Georgia Businesses Love Moody Day

To learn more about how you can get involved in South Georgia Loves Moody Week, contact your local Chamber of Commerce (Berrien, Cook, Lanier and Lowndes counties) or follow the organizer on Facebook at @SouthGeorgiaLovesMoody. You can also share your experiences by using the hashtag #moodyisus