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Dixonville Moose hosts back-to-school party

on August 13, 2014 10:49 AM

Homer City Police Department Sgt. Anthony Jellison spoke Sunday at the “Back To School” party that was held at the Dixonville Moose. Jellison spoke to the children about drug awareness, alcohol awareness and answered questions that some of the students and parents had. He also informed them of the need of the K-9 unit for the area.

Jellison said the dog will be a big help with drug busts and regular police enforcement. Students in kindergarten through 12th grade from the community were invited to attend the party and each was given a book bag with school supplies along with a pizza party.

Haley Little won a Toshiba laptop and Amber Rushton and Robert Keith each won a Kindle Fire HD to help them with schoolwork. There were 20 other winners who received gift cards.

If you would like to make a monetary contribution to Homer City’s K-9 unit, send your check to the Homer City Police Department K-9 Unit Fundraiser, 30 E. Wiley St., Homer City, PA 15748.

If you have any questions or comments, contact Jellison at (724) 479-9190 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

PHOTO: Sgt. Anthony Jellison of the Homer City police department recently spoke at the Dixonville Moose lodge. Pictured are Moose administrator Jamie Cooper, left, and Jellison. (Submitted photo)

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