October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Chattooga County has several events and displays planned…A tear drop display will be at the court house, each individual tear drop represents an adult victim that was serviced through the Family Crisis Center… The court house will have purple  candles in the windows to light up the night, please join in and place purple candles in your windows to show your support… Pop’s Buffet is sponsoring and Empty Place at the table, this display shows that there is an empty place at the table when victims of domestic violence are killed at the hands of their abusers…October 19th – 23rd there will be a display of tee shirts that were made by victims, family or friends of victims of domestic violence, various art displays will be on display at various locations…The annual community awareness vigil and balloon release will be held Monday October 19th at 6:30PM, to honor victims of domestic violence…If you are a victim and need help you can call 911 or the Family Crisis Center at 706-375-7630.