Fort Scott Public Safety Director Jeff Davis (left center) accepts a $500 check from Jolynne Stainbrook (right center), representative of the Modern Woodmen of America. The money will go into FSPD's K-9 program. The fundraiser was put on by the Fort Scott Elks Lodge No. 579, the Modern Woodmen group and the Fort Scott Middle School Washington Workshop. A steak dinner on Sept. 29 was held at the Elks lodge to raise the funds for the FSPD K-9 program.
The Modern Woodmen of America co-sponsored a fundraiser Oct. 7 to benefit the Fort Scott Elks Lodge No. 579. The fundraiser included a three-person scramble golf tournament at Sunny Meadows Gold Course. Jolynne Stainbrook (left), representative for Modern Woodman group, presents a $1,000 check to Jim Walker(center), chairman of the Elks club, and Cathy Bishop, exalted ruler of the Elks. The Modern Woodman's home office will match the $1,000 that will be used for Christmas baskets for the needy. Tribune photos/Michael Glover