blainespub[/caption]Anthony is 8 year old second grader at Water Valley Elementary. He loves to smile, play sports, hunt, and of course, loves to play video games. However, Anthony is currently battling a rare condition medical condition. He has a virus that causes a benign tumor to grow on his vocal chords. Unfortunately, the tumor grows quickly and is recurring. It causes his airway to restrict, and makes it difficult to breathe or talk. Anthony has already had five surgeries in 2014 alone, and is facing at least six more this year.

Blaine's Pub is holding a Day Benefit Lunch and Auction to help Anthony and his family with medical expenses. The benefit starts at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, March 29th and ends when it ends.

There will be a Pulled Pork Plate for a donation of $10.00, and also you can purchase raffle tickets for your chance to win a San Angelo Heritage Rifle. Raffle Tickets are $10.00 each, 6 for $50.00, or 12 for $100.00. All donations go directly to Anthony's medical expenses.

Come out and enjoy the food, the auction, and great company, and all while helping out a family in need. You can find the raffle tickets at Olive Nursery and Schneider Distributing. If you have any other questions, call 442-3194 or 718-8223.