Event to raise money for the county’s Honor Guard group

Published 12:00 am Friday, November 7, 2014

Donations for the Rowan County Veterans Honor Guard will be collected Saturday.

The all-day event at Tilley Harley-Davidson of Salisbury will have a “one-stop poker run” and a 50/50 raffle.

The poker run and 50/50 raffle will both be held in the dealership from 9 a.m. 4 p.m. Poker Hands are $10 each or 2 for $15 and there are prizes for best and worst hand. The winner of best/worst hand and the 50/50 raffle winner will be drawn after 4 p.m.

Representatives from the Honor Guard will be at the event to answer questions about the work they do.

According to their Facebook page, the “Rowan County Veterans Honor Guard is comprised of individuals from veterans organizations within Rowan County. We provide Honor Guard details for veterans’ funerals as well as Color Guard details throughout Rowan and surrounding counties.”

Tilley Harley-Davidson is located at 653 Bendix Drive. The hours Saturday are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.