By Kyle Lovern
October 31, 2013
SOUTH CHARLESTON – Troop 5 of the West Virginia State Police will be participating in a Winter Boot and Coat Drive through December 2, 2013. The Troop 5 Commander, Captain Dave Nelson, and his command staff recognized a need for boots and coats for children living within Troop 5’s area of responsibility.
Working with School Administrators, they are attempting to identify children in need of boots and coats this winter season. Donations of new or slightly used boots and coats in good condition will be accepted at the following detachments during normal working hours, on weekdays: Gilbert, Hamlin, Huntington, Logan, Madison, Wayne, and Williamson. Children and adult sizes will be accepted.