Operation Noel fund-raiser set for Sept. 4 in Blanconia
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The Tri-County Marine Corps League will kickoff its annual Christmas fund-raiser “Operation Noel” Friday, Sept. 4, at the Haybarn in Blanconia.

“Operation Noel has brought Christmas to underprivileged children in the tri-county area for many years,” an organizer said. “Please help us continue the mission of (the late) David Loosemore and provide ‘his’ children with a gift for Christmas.”

An IBCA-sanctioned barbecue cookoff wil feature brisket, chicken and ribs. with a grand prize of $1,000 for all three meats.

Cookoff team festivities will begin at noon on Friday. Teams must provide their own generators. Awards will be announced on Saturday, at 7 p.m.

Barbecue plates will be served for $6. A free cook’s dance will begin after the awards.

For more information call 361-228-1266.
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