During the Oct. 7 meeting of Weirton Council, Mayor Harold Miller presented the Dragisich family with a mayoral proclamation in honor of the military service of the late Nick Dragisich Jr. Am Air Force veteran, Dragisich served his community for 28 years with the Weirton Police Department, including six years as police chief. He also was a longtime member, and former president of, the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 84, and was active with the Ron “Fritz” Williams Memorial Scholarship Committee. The family was presented with a plaque in Dragisich’s memory from Weirton Police Chief Rob Alexander.

— Craig Howell