To The Editor:
The Jackson Band Boosters held a fundraiser bingo on Dec. 7, 2019, to raise money for scholarships for the Class of 2020. The Boosters awarded over $5,000 in scholarships to students from the Class of 2019. We could not do this without the continued support of the community.
We would like to thank the following businesses and individuals who donated to the bingo: Randy and Marlana Evans (Mayor Randy Evans!), Jackson County Prosecutor Justin Lovett, Appalachian Realty (Jeremy Eisnaugle), Attorney Mike Moore, Attorney Dana Gilliland, Brian and Tillie Hicks, Rick Rippeth of Rock River Construction, Cindy Fraley, Laura and Justin Rippeth, Tabby Sprague, State DAVA Commander Tammy Sigman, Jackson County Commissioner Ed Armstrong, Candidate for Jackson County Probate/Juvenile Judge Justin Skaggs, Kristin Butts, Cathy Harley, Tonya Henry, Candidate for Jackson County Probate/Juvenile Court Judge Randy Dupree, Candidate for Jackson County Commissioner Donnie Willis, DAV/DAVA Unit 45, Penny Burnette, Brittony Camp and Brett Hinsch (City Limits Salon), High Praise Ministries (Pastor Travis Potts), Alison Carlisle, Kroger of Jackson, Dave Cribben, The Filling Station, Exline Woodhouse, Heidi Bowman, Cheryl Markley, Ron and Kim White, Charlotte Johnson, Daniele Woodyard, Sheila Carlisle, Lucy’s Greenhouse (Rob and Angie Tolliver), Independent Scentsy Consultant Angie Tolliver, Cindy Balzer, Carlisle Insurance Agent Allissa Bower, Beth Zinn, University of Rio Grande Jackson Center, Susan Rice, Tracy McLaughlin (Tracy’s Door Decor), Kimmie Witt, Laurie Walton, Lori Jeffers, Dusk to Dawn Creations, Theresa Evans, Katy Powers of Roosters in Waverly, and Kim and Shane Ephlin.
Special thanks to the following:
DAV/DAVA Unit 45, Tammy and Brandon Sigman: for all of your help and use of the building. Also thanks to Brandon for calling Bingo!
Ratliff Pool and Spa and Andrea’s Prom and Bridal: for selling tickets.
Steven Carlisle: for being a good sport by calling a game of bingo.
The JHS Jazz Band, Keith Wilson II, Ryan Hurd, and Jordan Lombardo for providing entertainment.
Keith Wilson II, Sam Koogle, and Randy Dupree for calling some bingo games.
Last but definitely not least, THANK YOU to all of the folks who came to the bingo!
We hope you had fun and will join us at the next bingo on March 14!
With much appreciation, Jackson Band Boosters --
Susan Rice, President
Kristy Carlisle, Secretary and Bingo Chairman