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SANFORD–Depot Park will be the scene of a candlelight vigil at 7 pm Tuesday.  Judy Williams, co-founder of Charlotte based Mothers of Murdered Offspring, requested every town and city in the United States  hold a candlelight vigil at the same time.  Locally, the event is sponsored by the Sanford Area Chamber of Commerce, Communities in Schools, radio stations WWGP 1050 and Classic Hits & Oldies 105.5 FM, Lee County Schools, Haven in Lee County, Lee County Partnership for Children, Red Cross and Coalition for Families.  The vigil will not include political speeches or talks on gun control.  Those attending are asked to be at the park by 6:45 pm.

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