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Ceremony commemorates signing the constitution, bells symbolize the Liberty Bell

PMG PHOTO: JENNIFFER GRANT - Daughters of the American Revolution ring in Constitution Week, Saturday, Sept. 17.

Local members of The Daughters of the American Revolution rung in Constitution Week at the Jefferson County Library last Saturday, Sept. 17. They held a ceremony with a flag raising as well as the ringing of bells to commemorate the signing of the U.S. Constitution. The bells symbolize the ringing of the Liberty Bell. This year marks the 235th anniversary of the drafting of the constitution of the United States of America at the constitutional convention.

Pictured here are members of DAR and the community celebrating the constitution.

DAR 2nd Vice President Teresa Pitman, Judy Jordet, Dorothy Burgess, Cindy Phillips, Sharon Hillis, Chaplain Michelle Donthit, Steven Hillis and city councilor Rosalind Canga.

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