Back to School giveaway is Saturday

first_imgLatest Stories Back to School giveaway is Saturday Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson All kids in grades, kindergarten through eighth grade, are invited to the event. Hotdogs, popcorn and sodas will be available for the kids who participate.There will be no planned program, however, a local minister, Rev. George Gilchrist, will have prayer for the safety of the students and teachers throughout the school year. By Jaine Treadwell Published 3:00 am Wednesday, August 17, 2016 You Might Like China Grove to host homecoming All who have roots in the China Grove community in the rural area of northern Pike County are invited to… read more Print Article Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Sponsored Content Skip Email the author Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day By The Penny Hoarder McNabb expressed appreciation to several local businesses for their support of the Back to School event including Walmart, Piggly Wiggly, Food World and CVS. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration The Annie Lois McNabb family of Troy will host a Back to School event from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Murphree Park. The family wants to send all kids in grades K-8 packing.David McNabb, spokesman for the McNabb family, said each child who attends the Back to School event will receive a backpack and age-appropriate school supplies to fill the pack.“This is our fourth year for the Annie Lois McNabb Back to School event and our family looks forward to doing this for the kids in our community,” McNabb said. “Family members will come from as far away as California and New York to be a part of giving back to our community and to honor our mother.” Book Nook to reopen Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Around the WebIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthTop 4 Methods to Get Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel David McNabb and his brothers, Maxie and Tracy and their sister, Vachon McNabb Watts, grew up on East Walnut Street in Troy. Their mom, the late Annie Lois McNabb taught high school in Goshen and worked with scores of young people in Troy through the activities and events of First Missionary Baptist Church.“Our mom died in March 2012 and we started the Back to School give-away in her memory and honor in 2013,” McNabb said.“Our family realized that it is difficult for many families to purchase needed school supplies and we wanted to help lessen that burden on families. Each kid will get a backpack and supplies that will help them get off to a good start in the 2016-2017 school year. Anything to help the kids.”last_img read more