Minden Press-Herald

Thursday
Oct 02nd

Annual auction under way

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Supporters of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital know there are "A Million Reasons to Give a Child Hope," after last year's auction broke record contributions.

"Last year, the auction raised more than one million dollars for St. Jude," said auction spokesperson Laura Hollingsworth. "That is how we came up with this year's slogan. Even if we don't break that record this year, we know that this is a worthy cause."

This year's logo was designed by Brian Carlisle using a fleur de lis over a painting of Minden which was created by Chris Broussard.

"We will have tee-shirts with this year's logo on sale during the auction," Hollingsworth said. "They can also be purchased online, but there will be a shipping and handling charge."

Hollingsworth said having the auction online has helped increase bids and donations.

"What started on the radio years ago, has grown into a multi-media venue for St. Jude supporters local and far away," she said. "This is a local event our area looks forward to every year, and St. Jude continually lets us know how much they appreciate our being their biggest supporter per capita."

View auction items at www.mindenstjude.com.

2013 SPONSORS

PLATINUM

Aeropres Corporation

Benton & Brown, LLC

Blazer Construction

BPCC – Division of Communication and Performing Arts

Cecil & Rachel Sibley

Claiborne Electric Employees

Coca Cola Bottling Co. of Minden, Inc.

ConocoPhillips

DCP Midstream

Don Brand

E-n-E Consultants, LLC

Fairway Carts

Farm Bureau Insurance – Clay Johnson

FWM Mechanical, Inc.

Fibrebond

Gibsland Bank & Trust

Harper Chevrolet, Buick, GMC

Hollingsworth Construction Co, Inc.

Hol-Mont Sales

KASO/KBEF Radio

Margaret & Bobby Evans

Mike & Laura Woodard

Minden Dentists

Minden Fire Department

Minden Motorsports, LLC. Langniappe Montessori & Children's Center

NOOG

Reynolds Industrial Contractors, Inc

Rock Power Sports/Cam-Am

Spillers Furniture and Appliances

Suddenlink

Webster Boat Sales, LLC

Webster Machine Works, LLC

Webster Parish Schools

GOLD SPONSORS

Aaron Jordan Logging, LLC

Alternate Power Co., Inc.

Brown, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram – Larry Brown

D.C. Pawn

Defiance Energy Services, LLC

Employees of Harper Motors

Fleming Subway Restaurant Group

Holly C. Cook, DDS

Julian Foy Chevrolet, Buick, GMC

Lee Family Medicine

Louisiana Cat

MBL

Minden Family Medicine

Minden Farm and Garden, LLC.

Minden Medical Center

Richland State Bank

R & V Works

Stella & Dot Jewelry

Town & Country Health & Rehab – Weston Place

Sammy D Thrash, LLC.

Stay Safe Storage

Willis Medical

Wimberly Agency of Minden, LLC

Woodard Investments, LLC

SILVER SPONSORS

Ad Sign Service

Allstate Insurance – Gina Eubanks Almond

Ark-La-Tex Collision

Automated Business Concepts – Charlie Hortman

Brad & Charlotte Reynolds

Citizens National Bank

Claiborne Electric Co-Op, Inc.

Culpepper Electric

Culpepper Landscaping

Double Eagle Energy Services, LLC

East 80 Storage

Gary Haynes Family

Gray's Auto Sales, LLC

Hines Family Practice Clinic

Julian Foy Chevrolet, Buick, GMC

Landmark Land Surveying, Inc.

Louisiana State Troopers Association

McInnis Insurance Agency

Meadowview Health & Rehab Center

Minden Orthopaedics, APMC

MVP Solutions- Robert Morgan

Pat & Kelly Woodard

Reagan's Rx Pharmacy

Scott & Elizabeth Phillips, MD

Shaffer, Branch & McDaniel CPA's

State Farm Insurance – Jeanne Martin

TG Landscaping

The Shelly & Francis Families

Weyerhaeuser

 

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