Longest Bowie PD staffer recognized on year 45

The City of Bowie helped Lynetta Slaton, communications supervisor for the Bowie Police Department, celebrate her 45th year with the department with a party on May 10. There was a lunch complete with cake and flowers. Her co-workers also presented her with a special personalized planter. Police Chief Guy Green pointed out Slaton has trained seven police chiefs in her tenure. (News photo by Barbara Green)