Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - Updated: 1:09 PM
By Rachel Keller
Law enforcement officers from Benton Police Dept, Marshall County Sheriff’s Office and Calvert City Police Dept. picked up their assigned children from school Friday afternoon and after Christmas shopping at Walmart, headed to Gattis of Kentucky Lake for pizza and games.
Sgt. Stephen Sanderson with Benton Police Dept,, organizer of the event, said approximately $3,600 was spent on the 18 kids that participated Friday and six more who couldn’t make Friday’s event would still be helped at a more convenient time.