Allen Brantely is a lifelong resident of Bleckley County and founding member of the Cochran-Bleckley Emergency Management Agency. An employee of ComSouth for over nine years, Brantely was recently diagnosed with pancreatobiliary carcinoma and has begun chemotherapy. As a result, his work will be restricted.
The Cochran-Bleckley EMA is holding a benefit raffle with proceeds to go toward his medical expenses. Winners can choose either a firearm from Southern Patriot Firearms (up to $400) or a $400 Visa prepaid gift card. Tickets are $1 each. You can also get six for $5 or 12 for $10. Donation containers for those wishing to make donations are at various businesses in Cochran.
To purchase tickets or for more information, contact Scott Jackson, 478-609-1780. The drawing will be Febuary 24.