The Benton County Veterans Memorial will host the 5th annual Don’t Forget Our Vets Memorial Ride on Saturday May 25. The ride will start at the Benton County Veterans Memorial at 10am. Riders will ride until 3pm.
The ride committee members are Eldon Wimberly, chairman, Harry Peplinski, Jimmy Ashby, Jerry Dinwiddie, Bill Nobles, and Christy Hodge.
Those who don’t have a motorcycle are invited to attend. Classic cars or trucks, jeeps or any other type of automobile will be welcome in the ride.
There will also be a Black Out Cruise of Camden to honor POW/MIa’s on Friday May 24. The ride will leave from the Benton County Memorial site at 6pm. Participants are asked to wear a black tee shirt. Those who do not have a black tee shirt can purchase one at the Memorial site upon arrival.
For more information on these rides contact Christy Hodge at 731-441-1802 or email at veterans memorial@hotmail,com.