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2nd Annual Paws in Blue Fundraising Event

2nd Annual Paws in Blue Fundraising Event


CONTINUE NATIONAL OR DAIRY MONTH . WHEN YOU COME BACK, CHECK OUT FOOD CITY.COM. YOU CAN GO THERE FOR THIS RECIPE AND SO MANY OTHER GREAT RECIPES AS WELL. ONCE AGAIN THAT IS FOOD CITY.COM. THE PRECEDING PORTION OF DAYTIME TRI-CITIES WAS SPONSORED BY THE SECOND ANNUAL PAUSE AND BLUE FUNDRAISING EVENT WILL TAKE PLACE SATURDAY JUNE 15 IN JONESBORO. HERE TO GET US READY FOR A FUN DAY WITH OUR FURRY FOUR-LEGGED FRIENDS IS RUTH PEGGY OFFICER DANNY RAY. OFFICER YOU BROUGHT ANOTHER OFFICER WITH YOU TODAY. YES I DID, HIS NAME IS NARROW. HE IS THE NEWS CAME INTO JONESBORO POLICE DEPARTMENT. HE SAID HE JUST GOT BACK FROM TRAINING OR SOMETHING. BOTH OF US DID. A LONG SIX WEEKS IN MICHIGAN. I BET IT WAS A FUN SIX WEEKS, THOUGH. IT WAS TRAINING WISE, THE WEATHER WAS NOT. OKAY, BUT NARROW IT LOOKS LIKE HE IS TAKING A LITTLE REST TODAY. HE IS JUST GOING TO EAT UP. LET’S TALK ABOUT THIS EVENT COMING UP. IT IS NOT TOMORROW BUT A WEEK FROM TOMORROW, TELL US ABOUT IT. WHAT IT IS, AS WE ARE HAVING A COMPETITION DEMONSTRATION. WE HAVE INVITED ALL OF THE AREA POLICE DEPARTMENTS THAT HAVE CANINES TO COME AND BRING THEIR DOGS. AND WE WILL HAVE A COMPETITION. THEY ARE GOING TO SEE YOU DO THINGS LIKE HARDEST BITE, FASTEST DOG, ARTICLE SEARCH AND THINGS LIKE THAT. THEN WE WILL HAVE DEMONSTRATIONS LIKE AGILITY. AND AT THE END OF THE DAY, WE WILL NAME THE REGIONAL TOP DOG. AND HE JUST PUT IN HIS VOTE. THAT IS EXACTLY RIGHT. HE IS STILL JUST A PUPPY, HE IS 17 MONTHS OLD. HE IS A DUTCH SHEPHERD. I HAVE NEVER SEEN A DUTCH SHEPHERD BEFORE? A BEAUTIFUL CANINE OFFICER THERE. THAT IS THE ONE OF THE REASONS ARE HAVING THIS FUNDRAISER IS ABLE TO GET ANOTHER CANINE OFFICER. EXACTLY. OUR GOAL IS TO HAVE FOR CANINES. RIGHT NOW, WE HAVE THREE. ONE DOG COSTS $13-$15,000. WE STILL GOT A WAYS TO GO TO RAISE THE MONEY TO GET OUR FOURTH DOG. AND THEN WE WANT TO HAVE THE MONEY TO SUPPORT THE CANINES. CANINE OFFICERS ARE SO VITALLY IMPORTANT. YES THEY ARE. TELL US ABOUT WORKING WITH HIM. WHAT IS A NORMAL DAY FOR YOU ALL? IS THERE A NORMAL DAY FOR YOU ALL, FIRST OF ALL? THIS IS OUR FIRST DAY BACK WE ARE GLAD TO HAVE YOU HERE ON DAYTIME. I AM ANXIOUS TO SEE HOW WELL — WHEN YOU WERE GOING THROUGH TRAINING, DID HE SURPRISE YOU, HOW WAS TRAINING? TRAINING WAS INTENSE TO ME. I WAS THE OLDEST, AND HE IS OUR YOUNGEST. HE PICKED UP ON SNIFFING, NARCOTICS, AND TRACKING VERY WELL. I HAVE BIG HOPES FOR HIM. HE’S GOING TO DO THE TOWN OF JONESBORO VERY GOOD. WE LOOK FORWARD TO KEEPING UP WITH HIS CAREER IN JONESBORO. FOR FOLKS THAT HAVE NOT SEEN THE STOCKS, DO THEIR JOBS, COME ON DOWN AND ENJOY THIS. THIS WILL BE A GREAT OPPORTUNITY. ABSOLUTELY. PEOPLE CAN BRING THEIR DOGS IF THEY WOULD LIKE TO BRING THEM, IT WILL BE A JONESBORO MIDDLE SCHOOL. THE EVENTS WILL GO DOWN ON THE FOOTBALL FIELD. AND, THOSE OF US WATCHING WILL BE UP ABOVE. IS GREAT SITTING DOWN THERE TO WATCH EVERYTHING. EXACTLY. WE WILL HAVE TABLES AND CHAIRS, AND ARE PLANNING TO HAVE A CHANCE TO PUT OVER THEM. THERE IS NO SHADE. IT MAY BE A LITTLE LIQUID SUNSHINE AS WELL. LET’S HOPE NOT, LET’S HOPE IT’S A GOOD DAY. WE TALKED ABOUT HAVING AN ALTERNATIVE RAIN DAY, BUT COULD NOT FIGURE OUT LOGISTICALLY HOW TO DO IT. THERE ARE GOING TO BE VENDORS AVAILABLE, SELLING SOME DIFFERENT THINGS AS WELL. THE HUMANE SOCIETY IS SUPPOSED TO BE THERE. HE WILL HAVE SOME PAUSE AND BLUE THINGS WE CAN SELL. WE HAVE MERCHANDISE, TOWN MERCHANTS HAVE DONATED THAT WILL BE RAFFLED OFF. WE WILL HAVE DONUTS AND COFFEE IN THE MORNING FOR FIRST THING. ALL RIGHT, THANK YOU FOR STOPPING BY TODAY. THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE, WE APPRECIATE THAT. FOLKS, IF YOU WANT TO FIND OUT MORE AND GET INVOLVED, PAUSE AND BLUE, IT IS HAPPENING NEXT

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