Photo by Shari Harris
The local Knights of Columbus organized a Thanksgiving food drive and donated $882 to the United Community Help Center in Licking and $615 to the Texas County Food Pantry. Pictured above are, from left, Terry Snelling, Isobel McConnell, Christene Karnes, UCHC Director Donnetta James and Knight Richard Hofstetter. James reports they have had an increase in emergency food requests recently. Hofstetter expressed his thanks on behalf of the Knights of Columbus to everyone who donated. “It’s a very giving community,” Hofstetter said.
Russell Olewinski, left, and Lee Roy Lassiter donated a check to the Texas County Food Pantry on behalf of the Knights of Columbus.