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Beverly mayor's comments angers reader

December 31, 2013
The Marietta Times

I am appalled at the recent comments by Mayor Rex Kenyon of Beverly. It seems that the Mayor believes that motorcycles in the front of an establishment indicate gang activity in his view. I would suggest that the mayor needs to familiarize himself with the tremendous amount of good that the motorcycle community, that frequent his town, do. There are many poker runs that pass through Beverly and contribute tax dollars to the town. These poker runs also raise money for people in need in Beverly, as well as the surrounding community. To be labeled a "gang" member because of riding a motorcycle with other enthusiasts is a monumental insult.



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