Hillsboro puts out candles in remembrance of anniversary of death of local young resident

The Hillsboro Community honored the memory of Demarius Cox Saturday night on the eve of the one year anniversary of the teen’s sudden death. Cox died last year while at summer camp with his friends and classmates. His short life impacted so many in his community and that impact was seen as candles were lit and set out on porches all over the town as well as posted on social media with the hashtags #werememberdemarius and #demariuslives. Demarius lives on in the hearts and minds of the family and community that loves him very much. Stay tuned for information about some big things being done in his name including a memorial endowment scholarship.