Friends of NRA banquet, auction in September

The Stevens County Friends of NRA will hold their annual banquet on Saturday, Sept. 8 at the Colville Community College Center. Tickets are on sale and are priced at $35. Buy tickets before August 24 and be automatically entered for a chance to win a Ruger LCP .380 auto. Individuals purchasing sponsor packages are also entered into a sponsor-only raffle.The Stevens County Friends of NRA are currently running their Winner-Take-All raffle for a second time. Last year, a local woman took home a gun safe and seven guns. Tickets for this raffle are priced at $40. Only 200 tickets will be sold. Pick up tickets at Clark’s All-Sports or from committee member Becky Dubell (684-5147). The Stevens County Friends of NRA are also selling grand prize raffle tickets for this year’s banquet and auction. Tickets are $10 apiece and the winner will have his or her choice of one of the following prizes: a freezer from Home Suite Home with $500 worth of meat from Smokey Ridge Meats; a Springfield XD45; gas and groceries (a $500 gift certificate from Safeway), or a Marlin X7 Varmint Hunter heavy barreled .308 with scope. Only one winner will be drawn and you need to be present to win. Get those tickets at Clark’s All-Sports or from Mrs. Dubell.