Cumberland Times-News


March 15, 2014

Local club plans fishing outing for disabled vets

OLDTOWN — The Cumberland

Outdoor Club will

host a fishing outing for disabled

veterans on May 3

from noon to 4 p.m. at the

club grounds near Oldtown.

The rain date is May 10.

This is the second year for

the event. In 2013, 60 disabled

veterans attended.

Participants will receive a

T-shirt, food and beverages.

Fishing equipment will be


“Our goal is to honor as

many disabled veterans

from our area as possible

who have served our nation

in all wars,” said organizer

Eddie Pierce.

To inquire, call 304-738-


Pierce said donations

supporting the event may be

mailed to Disabled Veterans

Fishing Outing, Cumberland

Outdoor Club, 31

Thomas St., Cumberland,

MD 21502.

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