UK tickets to be raffled

By Evelda Stearsman

State Representative Martha Jane King has donated two tickets to the Dec. 26, 2015, game at Rupp Arena between UK and Louisville at 11 a.m. Central Standard time. These are great seats – 13 rows from the floor. Raffle tickets will sell for $5 each or three for $10. Tickets can be purchased at Brother Joe’s Country Ham Breakfast on Nov. 19 or at the Russellville Open House on the Square on Nov. 22 in front of the Logan County Chamber of Commerce or by calling Evelda Stearsman at 270-792-5752. She will meet you at McDonalds at an arranged time or come to your place of business.

All proceeds go tot he Soldiers Family Christmas to buy toys, gift cards and food for the lowest paid soldiers and their families of the 6th Battalion at Ft. Campbell. This is the 13th year the Logan County Democratic Woman have sponsored this program, along with the help of the Logan County Republican Woman, Agape and the Retired Teacher’s Association. Also, local churches and civic club members who purchased raffle tickets, along with many residents of Logan County. We thank you.

In addition to purchasing tickets, you can give a cash donation, disposable diapers and wipes for infants, new toys valued at $10 for children ages 1-10, gift cards ($10) from Wal-Mart, or food for the food boxes.

Contact Janie Gregory at 270-772-1188 to donate food or turkeys.

A road block will be set up on 9th and 3rd Streets in Russellville on Nov. 20 from 3-5 p.m. for donations. You can also donate at the Russellville Open House on Nov. 22.

Any help with this project from pennies to dollars will be appreciated. It’s one way we can honor these men an women and their families who protect our freedom.

By Evelda Stearsman

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