Help the Hooch River Cleanup Saturday

The Help the Hooch River Cleanup is Saturday morning and all residents of Columbus, Phenix City and Fort Benning are invited to participate.

The event will take place from 8 a.m. until noon.

Volunteers will be assigned to area lakes, streams, public parks and sites along the Chattahoochee River in Columbus and Phenix City.

Those interested in volunteering should call 706-653-4008.

From 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. on Sunday there will be a Watershed Festival at Golden Park with hot dogs, drinks and activities to thank all of the volunteers.