Benefit basket party Sept. 8

A group of friends and family are organizing a benefit basket party to help one of their own.

“Paul’s Pin to Win,” a benefit group for Whitehall resident Paul Wager, are hosting a basket party on Saturday, Sept. 8, at Whitehall High School.

Proceeds from the event will benefit Wager and his family.

Wager, who lives in the village of Whitehall and is a familiar face at local sporting events, is undergoing chemotherapy to fight a form of lymphoma. He has undergone two treatments, but will have travel to Dartmouth at least six more times.

Doors to the basket party will open at 10:30 a.m. and drawings will begin at 12:30 p.m. Admission is $5.

Nearly 50 people have pledged to donate items for the party and anyone interested in putting together a basket can drop off donations from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 4, at the Whitehall Recreation Center.

Anyone who is unable to make it can contact Beth Molinero at Berkshire Bank on West Street in Rutland or at 745-4343 to arrange an alternate time or to have items picked up.

Monetary donations can be mailed to Paul Wager Benefit c/o Beth Molinero, PO Box 263, Whitehall, NY 12887.

For more information and updates on Wager’s condition, visit the Facebook group “Paul’s Pin to Win.”

Comments

comments

Read more in this week's Times in newsstands now or click here to read right now with our e-edition.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Culligan, board meet privately

Culligan 1

By Dan King The Whitehall Board of Education invited fired head football coach Justin Culligan to a closed-door meeting Monday. […]

Lakes Region Sports Source – Winter 14/15

Lakes Region Freepress 12/12/14

Weekender 12/12/14

Lakes Classifieds – 12/12/14

Northshire Freepress 12/12/14

Classifieds 12/10/14

County cracking down on derelict properties

Derelict 2

By Dan King Derelict and dilapidated properties have been a large concern for village officials and the village is now […]

Village sells property

It was a rather slow day for the Whitehall Village Board of Trustees last Tuesday, but the group did discuss […]

Boys’ hoops starts season with two wins

Brian McLaughlin passes out of a double team

By Dan King Because of a power outage, the Whitehall boys’ basketball team had to wait an extra day to […]

Large bowling team needs to believe in itself

Bowling

By Derek Liebig Over the past decade, bowling has been one of the fastest growing high school sports in the […]

Track events will be strong point for indoor team

Indoor Track

By Dan King Head Coach Amanda Mazza enters her first season as Whitehall’s Indoor Track coach with a group of […]