The Pink Behind the Thin Blue Line will host a community wide rally Saturday morning at First Baptist Church, Moores Lane, in support of law enforcement.
The rally will start at 9 a.m. in the parking lot of First Baptist Church Texarkana and feature speakers, officer appreciation gifts, and rally t-shirts for sale.
Organizers ask that you wear pink or blue to the rally to show support.
The rally will also feature a ballon release to honor those law enforcement officers who lost their lives in the line of duty in 2015.
The following people will also be speaking at the rally:
- Chasity Russell, Pink Behind the Thin Blue Line Board President
- Pastor Jeff Schreve, First Baptist Church Texarkana
- Bob Harrison, Texarkana AR Police Chief
- Dan Shiner, Texarkana TX Police Chief
- Bob Bruggeman, Texarkana TX Mayor
- Ruth Penney Bell, Texarkana AR Mayor
- Stephanie Sprague, wife of fallen Texarkana TX officer William “Jason” Sprague
- Pastor Craig Jenkins, Beech Street First Baptist Church