Mud Bogs to raise funds for AVFD member Jones

Robert Varney Jr. sends mud flying as he hits the gas in his Jeep during the Andrews Mud Bog last year at the mud pits at the end of Terrell Street. The annual event this year is a fund-raiser for Andrews volunteer firefighter Junior Jones.
Robert Varney Jr. sends mud flying as he hits the gas in his Jeep during the Andrews Mud Bog last year at the mud pits at the end of Terrell Street. The annual event this year is a fund-raiser for Andrews volunteer firefighter Junior Jones. TAB file photo.

The Andrews Mud Bogs will be held Saturday, Aug. 17, at 500 W. Terrel St., in Andrews.

Proceeds from the event this year will go to help the family of Junior Jones, an Andrews Volunteer Fire Department member who is hospitalized in Indianapolis.

Truck sign-in for the event starts at 10 a.m., with the action beginning at noon.

There will be seven classes determined by tire size: A - 6 cylinders; B - Stock; C - 35 and under; D - 40 and under; E - 44 and under; X - Cut tires for 4 and 6 cylinders only; and P-Power Wheels.

For more information, call 519-1026.