corn1

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/16/13) - Across the country school teachers have found in some cases, when Monday mornings rolled around, that they are having to compete against the hunger for the attention of their children. Even though more than 18 million children qualify for reduce or free lunches, it still doesn’t help those who go hungry over the weekends.

The BackPack Program has been helping children get the proper nutrition and easy-to- prepare food for over the course of the weekend.
 
Last Friday the Murray State University Madisonville Regional Campus held a Corn Hole Tournament that consisted of 14 teams, which was sponsored by the YMCA, Fitness Formula, Tiny Town, Dr. Pepper, WTTL and Subway. The entry fee was food for the BackPack Program for Browning Springs Middle School.
 
This year’s Second place winners were Tim Teele and John Perdue. They won a free membership to the YMCA. First place winners go to Jeremy Teal and Curtis Dane, who were also last year’s winners and won a free membership to Fitness Formula.

corn2

For more information on the BackPack Program for Browning Springs Middle School, you can contact Patti Snodgrass at (270)825-6006 or you can email her at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
 
Amber Mena
SurfKY News
Photos Provided by Amber Mena

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

May 23, 2015 8166

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 6974

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 5468

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 3896

Can Sunscreen Save Your Life?

by Melissa Patrick
May 27, 2015 3807

Midnight Ride on Rabbit Ridge Ends in Jail

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 11044

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 8166

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 28, 2015 5468

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1853

Greenville Man Charged with Rockport Robbery,…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1432

Livingston Street, Hanson Rezoning Request…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1304

Dawson Springs Woman Charged on Drug Offenses, DUI

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1111

Teens Injured When Vehicle Crashes into Tree

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1060

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - May…

by SurfKY News
May 29, 2015 950

Two Hopkins Countians to Receive MERR Scholarships

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 909

Slaughters Student, Madisonville Faculty Member…

by Joyce Riggs
May 28, 2015 852

Southside Elementary Wins $30,000 in National…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 817

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by Barry Franklin