Roaring River Rehab gives away large loot of outdoor goodies, raises $1,500 for fireworks show

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
While staff, residents and guests wait anxiously, Roaring River Health and Rehab resident council president Jeff Jones reaches in the barrel to draw one lucky number to win a large loot of outdoor prizes at Roaring River Health and Rehab Friday morning. Activities Director Norma Kirkpatrick stands by. The facility holds the drawing each year to help raise money for the fireworks show. About $1,500 was raised this year, an increase compared to $1,100 last year. Staff Micky Saville sold the most at 280 tickets. All items in the drawing were purchased through voluntary monetary donations by staff. Julia Kilmer/reporter@cassville-democrat.com

While staff, residents and guests wait anxiously, Roaring River Health and Rehab resident council president Jeff Jones reaches in the barrel to draw one lucky number to win a large loot of outdoor prizes at Roaring River Health and Rehab Friday morning.

Greg Harter, of Cassville, was the lucky winner of a large loot of outdoor goods at Roaring River Health and Rehab Friday morning, which included a new barbecue grill, firepit, camping chairs, sleeping bag, fishing pole, kiddie pools, intertube, ice chest full of items, snacks and lots of miscellaneous. The items were purchased through employee donations, and raffle tickets purchased for the drawing helped raise money for their annual fireworks show, which will be held Saturday, July 1 at 7:30 p.m.. Pictured in photo, from left, are: Administrator Russ Newby, Harter, Activities Director Norma Kirkpatrick and Micky Saville, medical records. Saville helped raise the most money by selling 280 tickets. Julia Kilmer/reporter@cassville-democrat.com
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