Thanks to the Red Kettle Drive volunteer bell ringers in December, Eastland County Salvation Army raised over $5100 help those in our county. 2015 Bell Ringers included Roy & Roberta Broussard, Kelly Reep & family, Julie Elrod, Sherry & Mike Loeb, Beth King, Setseko Crowder, Jayne Jones, Julie Joiner, LaDona Blackwell, Jean & Ken Underhill, Jean & Ray Darnell, Donald Hughes, Raleigh Darnell, Rickie Pack, Leann Barron, Pat Collins, Joan & Raymond Threet, MacKenzie Stone, Nolan Ritter, Candi Kanady, Trent Swearingin, Amber & Tommy Tomsky, Kay & Ruben Zarate, Amanda Sanders, Troy Jones, Sheryl & Ron Duncan, Ken Chapman, and David Bailey. Special thanks to Keith Watkins and Earnest Cole for closing at night, the Wal-Mart managers for their help and support, and Donald Hughes for coordinating the effort.
Funds raised are distributed through the First United Methodist Church of Eastland Tuesdays and Thursdays. Contact the church office at 254-629-1022 or in person Tuesday & Thursdays 10 – noon and 1-5 pm for more information.