VFW Post raising funds to help burn victim

VFW Post 10558 of Cataula will hold a fundraiser on Aug. 4 to help defray rising medical costs for the son of one of its members.

Pine Mountain resident Brandon Mallory, the son of VFW member Wayne McGuire, was severely burned when electrocuted he came into contact with a live electrical wire.

"This is the least we can do for the young man," said VFW commander Donnie Jones. "We have plenty of activities scheduled for that Saturday at the club, including a bike rally and a poker run."

The club will also be selling T-shirts and food.

For more information on the planned activities, call Jones at 706-577-5855.