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Mobile Police Department vs. Eichold-Mertz Basketball Game

It's a Father/Son Basketball Game -- Mobile Police Department vs. Eichold-Mertz! 

The fathers and sons of the Mobile Police Department will play the fathers and sons of Eichold-Mertz Magnet School on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017 at 6 p.m. The game will be held at Denton Middle School, 3800 Pleasant Valley Road. 

A Drug Education Council Red Ribbon event, the message is "Play Together, Stay Together, Drug Free." 

MCPSS Superintendent Martha Peek and Chief of Police James Barber will do rock-paper-scissors to determine who gets the ball first. Halftime includes a performance by the Melinda Leigh Performing Arts Center and Chief Barber will speak. 

Admission is $2 for adults and $1 for students. Proceeds benefit the Drug Education Council and The Fatherhood Initiative. 

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Charlette Solis 
Mobile Police Department 
Public Affairs Officer 

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