Bank gives 4-H Chuckwagon a $50,000 boost
Last updated 7/13/2016 at 7:20pm
The effort to raise $400,000 for a new 4-H Chuckwagon for the Great Northern Fairgrounds is three-quarters of the way home thanks to a donation Tuesday.
Independence Bank contributed $50,000 in the form of an oversized check to the cause in a brief ceremony outside the bank.
Independence Bank President Miles Hamilton presented the check to a crowd of 4-H members and leaders.
The check was symbolic. The bank has already donated $25,000 and promised another $25,000 at groundbreaking, an event that 4-H hopes will be held later this year.
"We're inching closer to groundbreaking," said Karla...