New Year's Eve is a time for celebrating the end of a year and the beginning of a new year, but for law enforcement officers throughout the county, on Dec. 31 will be a time of sobriety and safety checkpoints.

New Year's Eve is a time for celebrating the end of a year and the beginning of a new year, but for law enforcement officers throughout the county, on Dec. 31 will be a time of sobriety and safety checkpoints. A spokesman from the Marvell Police Department noted that, “We will be watching for DUIs and DWIs. We will not be in one location, but rather throughout the community.”