Ticket sales underway for first responder fundraiser
Ticket sales are underway for Honoring Hood's Heroes, a fundraiser to raise money that will allow Hood County to join the Chisholm Trail 100 Club, an initiative that provides $50,000 in life insurance and serious injury insurance for law enforcement officers, firefighters, correctional officers and emergency medical services personnel. The organization, which currently serves more than 1,300 first responders in Johnson and Somervell counties, also provides $25,000 for off duty accidental deaths and injuries. The fundraiser will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 24 at the Lake Granbury Conference Center, 621 E. Pearl St. There will be a variety of desserts, a live auction and live music. Individual tickets are $100, and sponsorships are available. For more information or to purchase tickets, go to www.ct100.org.