Leonardtown, MD – During the month of October, St. Mary’s County’s three welcome signs will be glow in pink and purple light in recognition of two important events.

From October 1 – 15, all welcome signs will be bathed in pink light in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

From October 16 – 31, the signs will be awash in purple light to in recognition of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

The county’s welcome signs are located along MD 234 (Budds Creek Road) and MD 5 in Charlotte Hall (along the Charles County line) as well as on MD 4 just south of the Thomas Johnson Bridge in California.