Adoption Awareness Month

A proclamation declaring Adoption Awareness Month in Rowan County was signed Thursday, Nov. 1, by city and county officials. Employees with the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, along with Ashley Adkins, assistant county attorney; Lincoln Caudill, deputy judge-executive; and Jim Tom Trent, mayor, were present for the signing. Adoption is the permanency plan for approximately 41 children in Rowan County. (Photo by Stephanie Ockerman)