Collierville’s Independence Day Celebration to feature local heroes

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COLLIERVILLE, Tenn. — Planning for this year’s Independence Day Celebration is underway and officials in Collierville need your help!

According to a news release, the town is searching for pictures of men and women who have served in our nation’s armed forces.

The images will be part of a special presentation that highlights years of service, military branch, rank and decorations for valor.

There will even be a section dedicated to the memory of those who were killed in action or have passed away.

To submit photographs, email Jennifer Casey at

Please include the photo, full name, rank, military branch, years of service and decorations of valor.

Officials said a photo is not required for a service member to be honored.

All information must be submitted by June 16.