Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Benefit planned for “youngest deputy”

By Staff, 03/31/17 10:10 AM

JONATHAN

HOPE – A benefit is being held to help raise money for a member of the Hempstead County Sheriff’s Department who’s suffering from stage 4 Neuroblastoma cancer.

While this “deputy” has never been on patrol, he’s as much a member of the department as are the others. Jonathan Keen, four, is currently undergoing treatment at Arkansas Children’s Hospital. Hempstead County Sheriff James Singleton appointed Keen to the HCSO as a deputy on Dec. 16, 2016.

To help offset the cost of Keen’s medical expenses, a hamburger lunch and cake auction will be held Friday, April 14, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the HCSO. The menu will consist of grilled hamburgers will all the trimmings, chips, cookies and a drink for $7, or any donation patrons may want to contribute.

In addition, a love fund has been set up in the name of Deputy Jonathan Keen at Diamond Bank so those who don’t attend the benefit luncheon can donate and help out.

One Response to Benefit planned for “youngest deputy”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.