The City of North Vernon is pleased to host a retirement ceremony to celebrate James Webster’s 27-year career as a police officer. James began his service on January 1, 1994 and was sworn-in as an officer by Mayor John Hall. Throughout his career he has served as a patrol officer, Sergeant, Lieutenant, Chief of Police, and firearms instructor.

Everyone is welcome to come by and wish James well as he moves into the next phase of his life at Columbus Regional Hospital Police Department. The ceremony is set for 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday May 14 at Willow Lake Event Center located at 2130 W Co Rd 200 N in North Vernon. Several special presentations will be made at 6:30 p.m. A cake and other light refreshments will be served. Please make plans to attend.