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Welsh residents, community leaders and area clergy joined together Tuesday to offer prayer and support to area law enforcement officers, first responders and firefighters during a prayer service in front of the Welsh Police Department. The group also offered prayers for community leaders, support services and local citizens. (Doris Maricle / American Press)

Welsh residents, community leaders and area clergy joined together Tuesday to offer prayer and support to area law enforcement officers, first responders and firefighters during a prayer service in front of the Welsh Police Department. The group also offered prayers for community leaders, support services and local citizens. (Doris Maricle / American Press)

Prayers and support for area law officers

By Doris Maricle / American Press

WELSH — Residents, community leaders and clergy members on Tuesday gathered for a prayer service in front of the Welsh Police Department to show support for law enforcement officers, first responders and firefighters. “With everything that has been going on, I just wanted to pull our com ...

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Prayers and support for area law officers

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