304 SPORTS SCORES
  • Parkersburg Catholic 41Gilmer County 20Final[ view all ]
  • South Harrison 14Paden City 6Final[ view all ]
  • Valley Wetzel 22Tyler Consolidated 36Final[ view all ]
  • Grafton 54North Marion 28Final[ view all ]
  • Buckhannon-Upshur 44Preston 14Final[ view all ]
  • Tucker County 42Petersburg 0Final[ view all ]
  • Robert C. Byrd 21Elkins 0Final[ view all ]
  • Clay-Battelle 18Notre Dame 36Final[ view all ]
  • Bridgeport 42Fairmont Senior 7Final[ view all ]
  • Liberty 7Doddridge County 26Final[ view all ]
  • Williamstown 24Ritchie County 6Final[ view all ]
  • University 27Morgantown 20Final[ view all ]
  • East Fairmont 21Philip Barbour 7Final[ view all ]
National News | Closings | Funerals | HighScore | Monday's Most Wanted | Crime Watch | TV Listings | Lottery | Bio's | FCC File | More ›
   
   
 
Belington Community Members Ride For A Cause
Written by Erin MacPherson
Last updated on February 10, 2013 @ 7:37PM
Created on February 10, 2013 @ 5:23PM

Early Sunday morning, some folks in the Belington community came together for their Annual 4-Wheeling Event to raise money for local cancer patients.

For the past few years, the Belington Volunteer Fire Department, along with about 200 participants, rode their ATV's through Barbour, Upshur, and Randolph Counties traveling almost 50 miles. This year they didn't have a fee for riders, but they did ask for donations. Firefighters are hoping they can make as much as they did in past years, which was $3,000. After the ride and raffles, the total amount made will be split between two local families.

"Since the November storm we were unable to have a fundraiser, our Elimination Dinner, which cut down on some of our fundraisers at the fire department. So we decided to do this to give back to the department and to give back to the community," said Lt. Matt Ryan, Belington Volunteer Fire Department.

Firefighters said they're grateful for everyone who came out Sunday.


Share
Add your Comment
You must have an active WDTV.COM user account to post comments. Please login to your account, or create your free account today!

Comments (0)
WDTV on Facebook
WDTV on Twitter
WDTV on YouTube
Contact WDTV
WDTV RSS Feeds
WDTV SMS
WDTV Mobile App