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The Brian Wade Toys for Kids Toy Drive was a huge success, thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, and those who contributed to the toy drive. The National Guard helped collect donations, Bostick’s Auto and Truck Sales helped us transport the toys to the warehouse, and toys were collected and donated by several of our sponsors, including Interim Hospice, Texas Bank, Texas Farm Bureau, Central Texas Farm Credit, Dazzling Divas, Early City Hall, Early Chamber of Commerce, First Central Credit Union, The Chatfield Assisted Living Center, Leon River Mercantile, Bob’s Fuels, Sportsman Center, Citizens National Bank, Prosperity Bank, Matt Williams State Farm, Bruner Auto Group, Bruner Toyota, Stanley Dodge, Docs Drug Stores (in both Brownwood and Early).
Thousands of toys were collected before lunchtime.
The Wade family delivered toys, and helped with the drive. Pictured above are Brian’s brother Robert (right), sister in law Kristen, and nephew Tim.
Central Texas Farm Credit brought their toys in cattle troughs.
The pile grows.
It’s not a party ’til the cops come. LOL! Brownwood Police Chief Terry Nichols visited the toy drive, and made a very generous donation.
Amber, Leland and Meghan show off the toys collected.
Loading the truck.
Once again, thank you Brown County for your support. Brian would have been proud.
The 2016 Brian Wade Toys for Kids Toy Drive will be held from 10 am to 5 pm Wednesday, Dec. 14, in the former parking lot of Bank of America on Main St. in Brownwood. The toy drive is named for Brian Wade, a long time radio personality in Brownwood who started the radio toy […]Continue reading...
Toys for Kids has agreed to rename the annual Toys for Kids Toy Drive as the “Brian Wade Toys for Kids Drive,” since Brian was instrumental in getting the toy drive started. Brian, who was the host of the KXYL morning show, passed away suddenly on Nov. 26 in his home. The Brian Wade Toys […]Continue reading...
5th Annual Trick or Treat Trail was another huge success and congratulations to our costume winners! Cutest Baby Costume: 1st – Henley Driver 2nd – Annabel Land 3rd – Kinley Adams Best Children’s Costume: 1st – Gavin Schulze 2nd – Evelynn Jernigan 3rd – Kaydence Allen Best Family Costume: 1st – Lucious Stalworth, […]Continue reading...