cram cruiser 300MADISONVILLE, Ky. (12/3/13) – The Kentucky State Police Post 2 Madisonville and Market Place have “teamed up” for Cram the Cruiser. From 2 to 6 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 4, KSP will be at Market Place located 1771 S. Main Street in Madisonville for the event. During this time, people are encouraged to “cram the cruiser” with non-perishable food items.

The food will be distributed to local shelters, churches or other organiza-tions serving those in need during the holiday season. Suggested donations include canned fruit and vegetables, canned meat, macaroni and cheese, cereal, peanut butter, jelly, canned soups, chili or spaghetti sauce, brownie and cake mixes, coffee, water, powdered milk and juices.

The Kentucky State Police kicked off their fourth annual ‘Cram the Cruiser’ food drive on Friday, November 22. The campaign extends through Dec. 13, and is designed to collect non-perishable food items for needy families. KSP Post 2, located on the Western Kentucky Parkway, is a food collection site. Jordan and Son Barber Shop located on West Depot Street in Greenville is also a col-lection site. During the 2012 campaign, the KSP collected more than 100,000 pounds of food.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Trooper S. C. Recke

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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...

Daviess County Traffic Advisory

DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (7/5/15) — A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans a traffic shift in phases… Read More

Owensboro's Back Alley Musicals Staging 'Fiddler on the Roof'

OWENSBORO, Ky. (7/4/15) — Back Alley Musicals will stage Fiddler on the Roof featuring a very talented cast of 56 local… Read More

Most Read This Week

July 02, 2015 15064

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 7503

Police: Stand Off Suspect in Critical Condition

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 5707

UPDATE: Victim of Home Invasion/Homicide Died of…

by SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 4391

Accused Synthetic Marijuana Traffickers Appear in…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 3638

Alleged Breast Display Ends in Domestic Assault…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

June 24, 2015 45572

Western Kentucky, Southern Indiana's Largest…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 15064

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

July 04, 2015 1446

Happenings and Meetings – Hopkins County

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 04, 2015 1238

Heavy Rains Flood Streets Around Town

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 05, 2015 1014

More Dental Patients Using ER in Kentucky

by Al Cross
July 04, 2015 914

Recycling Equals Fun During iRecycling Regatta

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 04, 2015 913

Kentucky Sees Sharp Rise in Newborn…

by Al Cross
July 05, 2015 845

4th Fest Ends with ‘a Bang’ of Music, Fireworks

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 04, 2015 797

Tips for a Safe, Healthy Summer Enjoying…

by Dick Brown
July 04, 2015 731

Annual Fireworks Display Heralds in Fourth of…

by Mike Groves, SurfKY News
July 04, 2015 678

KDA Marketing Chief Tells Panel Kentucky Proud…

by Ted Sloan
July 04, 2015 671

Keeping the Faith - 'Safer among the Christian…

by Ronnie McBrayer