Perdue to speak at tornado ceremony

Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue will speak at "We Remember: A Reception of Recognition and Recovery" on Feb. 29 in Americus, Ga.

The special reception will be held in the Storm Dome on the campus of Georgia Southwestern State University.

The purpose of the event, which is free and open to the public, is to celebrate Americus' recovery since March 1 and to honor people whose lives were lost in the tornado.