Tennessee church donates $1K to each employee at local police dept.

Tennessee church donates $1K to each employee at local police dept.
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JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. (WVLT) - Lighthouse Missionary Baptist Church in Jonesborough announced it will honor local first responders on July 4.

Church officials said they plan to recognize and gift each employee with $1,000.

Pastor Perry Creek said the church will give away a total of $23,000 to Jonesborough police, dispatchers and administrators.

The first responders will be recognized on the courthouse steps in downtown Jonesborough at 11 a.m. on Saturday.

OFFICIAL STATEMENT OF LIGHTHOUSE BAPTIST CHURCH - JONESBOROUGH, TN July 4th, at 11:00 a.m. on the courthouse steps...

Posted by Lighthouse Missionary Baptist Church on Thursday, July 2, 2020