Cane Creek Longbeards Chapter of NWTF to host banquet, auction


STAR CITY — Cane Creek Longbeards Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation-Star City is hosting its 18th annual banquet and auction on Saturday.

The event will be held at the Star City Civic Center with doors opening at 6 p.m. for viewing merchandise and games. Dinner is at 7 p.m., and will be catered by Wood’s Catering with catfish, chicken and pork. The live auction will follow with the silent auction ongoing through dinner.

Tickets are on sale at Ratterree’s Pawn & Surplus. Sponsor memberships are $275, couples are $65, single tickets are $50 and tickets for children 17 and under are $15. This includes a membership and meal ticket with an early bird door prize for youth and one for adults on a Yeti Cooler. Attendees must have tickets to attend. Corporate tables are $575 and includes eight memberships and meals with the business name on the table.

For more information, contact chapter president, Sam Stephens at 870-818-5028; Donnie Weatherford at 870-628-3056; Grady Story at 870-370-0291 or 870-628-3142; or Bruce Morgan at 870-628-1616.

Live auction items can be viewed at the NWTF national website, www.nwtf.org. Any donations would be greatly appreciated and are tax- deductible.