BINGO meal raises funds for Boys & Girls Club Thursday


The monthly BINGO dinner fundraiser for the Rusk County Boys & Girls Club – Kilgore Unit will feature a Tex/Mex meal and a variety of desserts this week at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church.

Hosted by sisters Carrie Jackson and Julie Beck with a team of volunteers, the 6 p.m. meal at 314 N. Henderson Blvd. is $12 for adults and $7 for children 12-and-younger.

May’s menu includes chips and salsa, queso, and guacamole as appetizers followed by chicken enchiladas with rice and beans. With tea, water and lemonade included, dessert will be banana pudding and chocolate sheet cake.

To-go orders are welcome.

The night’s BINGO game begins at about 7 p.m. Cards run $10 each or three for $20.

Meanwhile, the Kilgore Boys & Girls Club is wrapping up the 2018-2019 year at 724 Harris Street.

Preparing for the summer season, the club welcomes donations, especially from its ongoing wish list, including everything from school supplies to toiletries, snacks and juice. Find the complete list online at, and submit donations before the club’s end-of-year break begins May 23.


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