<h1>Gov. Jim Justice and First Cathy Justice are inviting all West Virginians to honor the state\u2019s military men and women and first responders by submitting photos to be showcased on the two recognition trees located in the Governor\u2019s Reception Room during the upcoming the holiday season.<\/h1>\r\n\u201cWe owe everything to our state\u2019s service men and women and first responders, who have dedicated their lives to protecting us and the freedoms we hold dear,\u201d said Governor Justice. \u201cThe recognition trees in the Reception Room have become an important part of the State Capitol holiday celebrations, and Cathy and I are excited to continue this tradition.\u201d\r\n\r\n\u201cThis time of year, it is especially important for us to recognize the men and women whose service we depend on every day,\u201d added First Lady Justice. \u201cThe Governor and I hope these recognition trees will showcase West Virginia\u2019s hometown heroes and honor their service to our country, our state and our communities.\u201d\r\n\r\nAnyone who wishes to submit photos of their loved ones or friends who have served, or are currently serving in the military or as a first responder, please do so as soon as possible. All photo submissions from years past have been retained and will be used alongside this year\u2019s submissions. The recognition trees will be displayed in the Governor\u2019s Reception Room at the State Capitol Complex during the upcoming holiday season.\r\n\r\nAll photos, along with the submission form and tag, must be received no later than Monday, Nov. 27, and should be emailed to email@example.com or mailed to:\r\n\r\nWest Virginia Governor\u2019s Mansion\r\n\r\nATTN: Tina Amburgey\r\n\r\n1716 Kanawha Boulevard East\r\n\r\nCharleston, WV 25305\r\n\r\nPlease submit photo copies. Submitted photos will not be returned. The military and first responder recognition form and tag may be downloaded off of the Governor\u2019s site at http:\/\/governor.wv.gov.