Principal Mark Jackson (rt) conferring with AFD Assistant Chief Don McKay and APD detective bureau chief Ron Young (center) at scene of bomb threat Amherst Regional High School (November, 2014)
One of the nicer things the Amherst Select Board gets to oversee is the welcoming of new recruits to our beleaguered Public Safety Departments -- which of course doesn't happen often enough -- and the ceremonial swearing in of officers promoted to higher rank, which happens even less often.
But on Monday night the Amherst Select Board, surrounded by a bevy of officers dressed in blue, will witness the promotion of Ron Young to captain. Bravo!
Town Press Release
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