St. Jude benefit poker run is April 19

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By The Staff

A St. Jude Children's Research Hospital benefit poker run is set for Saturday, April 19 at Green River Plaza behind Burger King.

The event is sponsored by the Bridge to Faith Motorcycle Club.

By participating in the event, participants will help raise funds for children in the world who are stricken with diseases like cancer, AIDS and sickle cell anemia. Funds raised will help St. Jude in its ongoing fight against childhood cancer and other catastrophic diseases.

Registration will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The entry fee is $10.

A $100 prize will be given for the best poker hand. The participant with the worst hand will receive $50.

Several door prizes will be given away, along with a 50/50 drawing. Food will be available after the poker run.

For more information, visit www.stjude.org or call 789-3146, Bobby Gupton at (270) 572-3282, Licker at (270) 250-2671 or Wild Bill at (270) 250-2333.