The New Washington Volunteer Fire Department, Auxiliary, and some members of the community are organizing a bean/potato soup supper benefit on November 23 from 4 p.m. until the food runs out, along with a silent basket auction from 4 to 7 p.m. with all proceeds going to help fellow firefighter Daniel Stoner cover the cost of medical bills and expenses. A live auction, with Auctioneer John Uhl volunteering his service, will also be held at 7 p.m. following the silent basket auction winners.
Borden teen recognized with Power of Children Award
Makenzie Smith is a remarkable fourteen year old girl whose dream is to have enough coats to distribute to all the at need population in the Louisville Metro area. Makenzie’s Coat Closet has now collected and distributed over 14,000 coats, thousands of hats, gloves and scarves for those in need. Makenzie started her mission as a second grader and has continued to meet the needs of our area’s less fortunate.