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Benefit for Starnes Saturday evening in Keosauqua

KEOSAUQUA ? A communitywide benefit for Jenny Starnes begins at 5 p.m. Saturday at the Roberts Memorial Center in Keosauqua.


A free-will offering meal will be served from 5-7 p.m. The menu includes fried fish, grilled chicken, pulled pork and sides.


An auction of miscellaneous donated items starts at 7 p.m.


Two raffle drawings are planned. One is for a 50-caliber CVA muzzle loader, with scope, and case. The second is for a grill, with a bag of pellets, seasonings and cookbook. Tickets for each raffle are $5 each. Tickets are available from Jon Thornsberry at 319-288-0874 or Ed Keller at 641-919-5898. Angela Copeland at The Fairfield Ledger also can be contacted about tickets. Winners do not need to be present Saturday.


The evening also will include a bags contest, a 50/50 drawing and music from 9-11 p.m.