Sheriff seeks donations for kid’s program

T he Washington County Sheriff’s office is seeking donations to supports this year’s child safety education program.

Jeff Murphy, Washington County sheriff, has sent letters to local businesses, industries and professional leaders seeking financial support.

The department is asking for donations to provide child safety materials and services for 30 or more children. The cost of the materials is $2.40 per child, bringing the total for 30 children to $72.

To acknowledge that support, everyone who makes a donation will be listed on a specific page of all activity manuals.

In cooperation with the Washington County school districts, the sheriff’s office will be providing child safety education material to children. These materials have been designed by the National Child Safety Council and will assist the sheriff’s office in violence prevention and drug awareness.

Any person or business that would like to make contribution can send their checks to the sheriff’s office at 399 Broadway, Fort Edward, NY 12828.

For more information, call the office at 746-2475.

Comments

comments

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

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

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Northshire Freepress – 02/05/16

North Country Freepress – 02/05/16

Weekender – 02/05/16

Lakes Region Freepress – 02/05/16

Finch and Chubb ‘under contract’

Finch and Chubb 1

By Dan King The Finch and Chubb Restaurant and Inn will soon be sold. A year ago, former owner Bill […]

Village of Granville overrides tax cap

dollar

By Dan King If you live in the village of Granville, your taxes will go up this year – the […]

Driver from rollover still hospitalized

Rollover 2

The driver of a log truck that rolled over on Route 4 last Thursday is still in the hospital at […]

Area schools not fiscally stressed

School

By Dan King There’s no need to stress, fiscally that is. State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli released the 2015 fiscal stress […]

Lively trivia night in Granville

trivia night winners

By Linda Ellingsworth Whether it was divine intervention or just plain superlative knowledge, the Looking Upward team trounced all other […]

Northshire Freepress – 01/29/16

North Country Freepress – 01/29/16

Weekender – 01/29/16