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Bixby Outreach Center, a Bixby organization which reaches out to help those who are in temporary need, is holding a tailgate-prize raffle.

Prizes include a gas grill with an extra burner donated by Wal-Mart; $100 of meat from Doc’s Country Mart; $100 gift certificate from Conrad’s Produce; grill tools and a cooler; Coca-Cola products; a pair of Oklahoma State University football tickets for two on November 5 against K-State donated by Regent Bank; an autographed pro team football signed by Jerry Jones of the Dallas Cowboys, an estimated value of $1,500 in prizes.

Tickets are $5, and all proceeds go to the Bixby Outreach Center food pantry. BOC served over 10,000 people last year, and the summer has brought in more and more people in need, a large  number of them children. The pantry needs a face lift made of non-perishable groceries and hygiene items.

A random drawing will be made at 7 PM, September 30. The winning ticket…

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