Lynchburg Police and Fire Departments to face off in Battle of the Badges

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(Photo: Courtesy Lynchburg Police Department)

(Photo: Courtesy Lynchburg Police Department)

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WFXR) — Local police officers and firefighters will burn those Thanksgiving calories in advance with the second annual Battle of the Badges basketball game.

The Battle of the Badges will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 27 at 7 p.m. in the Lynchburg City Armory. The cost of admissions is canned goods for donation to a local nonprofit organization.

As stated on the Facebook event page, members of the Lynchburg Police Department and the Lynchburg Fire Department will compete “for bragging rights on and off the court.”


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