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Akron Schools is Purple Heart Plaque Recipient


Representatives of the Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 187 Buffalo, New York, presented a Purple Heart Plaque and flag to the Akron Central School Board of Education and Superintendent on Wednesday, January 11, 2023.  Purple Heart recipient, Mr. Russell Ward, designed the plaque that describes the sacrifice of life and blood so that all Americans could live in freedom.  He was accompanied by Mr. Ken Speaker, Mr. Ron Krul, and Mr. Tom Mach.