Calcasieu District Attorney receives 'Patriot' award

DeRosier is shown at center with city officials and panel members as well as Kelly Mott, Miss Armed Forces 2012. (Source: City of Lake Charles)
DeRosier is shown at center with city officials and panel members as well as Kelly Mott, Miss Armed Forces 2012. (Source: City of Lake Charles)

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The Patriot of the Year award was presented to Calcasieu Parish District Attorney John DeRosier at Monday's City of Lake Charles Mayor's Armed Forces Commission meeting at Lake Charles City Hall.

City officials said the award is presented annually by the Mayor's Armed Forces Commission to three individuals and one company in recognition of patriotic service to the community.

Officials said the remaining three award presentations will be made at the Lake Charles Civic Center on Saturday, June 29, at the 7th Annual Southwest Louisiana Patriot's Ball.

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