Charity hoops game benefits area youth

WEIRTON — Members of the Weirton Police Department and Weirton Fire Department will be facing off in a charity basketball game, 7 p.m. Friday at the Weir High gymnasium.

Proceeds from the event will benefit Roman Taylor, the child of Logan Taylor and Samantha Buffo.

Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for children aged 6 to 17, and free for those 5 years and under.

For more information, or to make a donation, call either Marc DeAngelo or Gerard Spencer at (304) 797-8500, ext. 1030. Donations also can be mailed to Weirton FOP Lodge 84, PO Box 2472, Weirton, WV 26062.