lions club logo1 300CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (8/19/14) — The 56th annual Central City Lions Club Charity Auction will take place from 5:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, as part of Everly Brothers / Rock ‘n Roll Cruise-In activities in downtown Central City.

The auction is the largest and oldest annual fundraiser for the long-standing civic organization, which was chartered here in 1940 and continues to provide thousands of dollars in vision care and community service assistance each year to Central City and Muhlenberg County.

The auction will take place on the main stage.

Dozens of brand-new items donated by area businesses will be available for bids at the auction as well as scores of valuable certificates for services such as car washes, oil changes, groceries, fine dining, photography and so much more. All proceeds from the auction will benefit the CCLC vision care and community assistance fund.

In addition to the auction, the CC Lions Club is also raffling off a fantastic big screen HDTV. Raffle tickets are currently available from any Central City Lions Club member and at all banking locations in Central City. They are $1 each or six for $5.

The television drawing will be held Saturday night at the Cruise In finale and you need not be present to win.

For more information about the 56th annual Central City Lions Club Charity Auction and TV raffle, contact CCLC president Mike Mercer at (270) 754-2265 or secretary Mark Stone at (270) 754-2331.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Dean Rowe

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

Mustangs sweep doubleheader from Graves County

GREENVILLE, Ky. (3/29/15) - The Muhlenberg County baseball team returned to the win column on Saturday. Muhlenberg… Read More

Two Charged in Bremen Meth Bust

BREMEN, Ky. (3/30/15) — Two Bremen men were charged for methamphetamine - one for possession and the other for… Read More

Most Read This Week

March 27, 2015 5807

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 25, 2015 5382

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 5152

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 5089

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 4262

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 25, 2015 4070

Madisonville Man's Living Room Leap Lands Him in…

by Madisonville Police Department / Hopkins County Detention Center

Most Read This Month

March 09, 2015 13734

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI
March 02, 2015 11600

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 29, 2015 957

Huge Turnout Joins to Support Shanice Bean Family

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 29, 2015 881

Should Inactivity be Classified as a Disease?

by Mallory Powell
March 29, 2015 716

Covenant Community Church Hosts Annual…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 29, 2015 653

North American Stainless to Make $150 Million…

by Office of the Governor
March 29, 2015 620

Market Commentary - March 29, 2015

by Randall L. Franklin
March 30, 2015 608

Two Charged in Bremen Meth Bust

by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
March 29, 2015 594

Gov. Beshear, Federal Officials to Announce New…

by Office of Governor
March 29, 2015 546

Legislator's Log - Week of March 29, 2015

by Brent Yonts
March 29, 2015 533

UK Experts to Discuss Cancer Care on KET

by Allison Perry
March 29, 2015 528

Dave Says - March 29, 2015

by Dave Ramsey