Saturday, July 24, it’s the First Annual Liberty Syndicate Fun Run. It starts at Paris Harley-Davidson at 8:00 am. Join us to support Powderly Volunteer Fire Department. We’ll have multiple events, live music, and food vendors after the run, lunch included in the price at the first stop, breakfast burritos, and coffee available before the run. Registration is $30.00 for a rider and $35.00 if you have a passenger.
As a part of the day, there will be a Powderly VFD Hamburger Supper with Silent Auction Saturday, July 24, from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm at the Powderly VFD Fire Station. They will host a hamburger supper with a silent auction. All proceeds benefit the Powderly VFD. This event is also in conjunction with Liberty Syndicate First Annual Fun Run Fundraiser to help benefit our department. The meal will include hamburger, chips, drink, and desert
We are having our Deport VFD fundraiser this time! The Deport Volunteer Fire Department will hold a hamburger and hot dog meal and auction on Saturday, July 24, beginning at 6:00 pm at the Deport Elementary school cafeteria. The menu will be hamburgers, hot dogs, homemade pinto beans, chips, dessert, tea, or water $8 for adults, and children under 12 eat for $5. Children under three eat free. In addition, there will be a large variety of auction items, from tools to jewelry, to be sold. It is the first time in several years the department has had a fundraiser, and every one urged to come to help them raise money for several current expenses.
For information, contact Roy Moll at 903-209-8981 or Nanalee Nichols at 903-905-3884.
Cowboy up for Kids features Texas Bands, Texas Hill, and Hayden McBride at the upcoming Fundraiser on Saturday, July 31, 2021. The event will be held at KRB Investments, located at 2305 CR 3210, Mt. Pleasant at I-30 exit 165, and crossover.
A Cowboy up car show kicks off the event at 9:30 am, sponsored by the NTCC and the Carroll Shelby Automotive Technology Program. Featured will be the “Last Shelby,” which is the last car Carroll Shelby bought in 1968, displayed at the Shelby America Museum in Las Vegas, NV. The car show entry fee is $25 per car, headlight to headlight with a 50/50 ticket split. In addition, awards will be given for Kids Choice and Spectator Choice.
A Cowboy Up Corn Hole Tournament will begin at 1:00 pm, a round-robin switchholio with a payout based on several teams. The entry fee will be $25.
Kona Ice and Side Hustle Food Truck will be available all day long. In addition, there will be a roping demonstration by Smarty, silent auction items, bounce house, and other outdoor activities for the entertainment of any age!
Live Music will begin at 6:30 pm featuring Texas Hill’s Craig Wayne Boyd, a former winner of The Voice, Adam Wakefield, Voice contestant, and Casey James, American Idol contestant and local celebrity Hayden McBride. Tickets are $60 per person, but ages ten and under are admitted for free. The event is BYOB with a $20 cooler fee, but no glass products will be allowed.
All proceeds benefit the Mt. Pleasant Boys and Girls Club, which provides a safe environment with high-quality programs for kids ages 5 -18 after school and during the summer.
The Club focuses on academic success, healthy lifestyles, character development, and building great futures for our youth.
For more information, contact Kelly Baker at 430-222-3310.