Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Rolling Thunder’s Veterans Memorial Run, flag raising set

Rolling Thunder’s First Annual Veterans Memorial Run and POW-MIA Flag Raising will take place this Saturday, July 12.

Registration will begin at 9 a.m. at the Montgomery Community Center at F.M. 149 and College Street in Montgomery.

Departure will be at 10 a.m. A $15 donation will be accepted as entry fee.

The ride will return to Montgomery Community Center at 1 p.m. for barbecue, music, raffles, bike contest, classic cars, vendors and more.

Local VFW and Sons of Confederate Veterans from Grimes County will be participating in this event. Sheriff Don Sowell will escort the ride from Montgomery to Anderson and County Judge Betty Shiflett will welcome visitors. The courthouse will be open for tours.

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