Jackson Co. businesses thank first responders with food

Jackson Co. businesses thank first responders with food
First responders enjoying grilled meats, tasty sides, and prize drawings. (Photo source: WLOX)
First responders enjoying grilled meats, tasty sides, and prize drawings. (Photo source: WLOX)

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Jackson County first responders received a little lunchtime appreciation Friday.

Employees at Alvix Laboratories, located at the Sunplex in Ocean Springs, organized the cookout, but a total of 17 businesses contributed to make it happen. First responders enjoying grilled meats, tasty sides, and prize drawings.

The free food continues Friday until dinner for those who weren't able to stop by earlier in the day.

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