Annual charity car show set for Saturday

Good News Notes: “Gene Liles’ unique black and red 1948 DIVCO custom hot rod milk truck is definitely the cream of the crop. The customized vintage delivery vehicle with running gear from a 1996 Cadillac will be one of many antique and collectible cars, trucks and motorcycles on display Saturday at the 10th annual Marion…

Local charity hands out donations to homeless

Good News Notes: “ For the past four years, volunteers hand out collected donations of hygiene items, clothing, and food to homeless citizens in downtown Birmingham. The charity hands the donations out one Saturday every month. Erica Robbins started the group, Be A Blessing Birmingham, after moving to the Magic City. She said there was…

Ron Rivera held a yard sale to say goodbye to Panthers fans

Good News Notes: “Yard sales are held to get rid of things that are no longer needed or to make money on items that just aren’t being used anymore. Usually, it’s junk from the basement or childhood toys that have been outgrown. But sometimes it’s even more meaningful. Perhaps nothing better epitomizes that than the…

Utah Food Bank gets 40K-pound pork donation after BYU, USU football seasons

Good News Notes: “Football season has come and gone, but Utah State and BYU players were still throwing around the pigskin last week. Players from both teams unloaded nearly 40,000 pounds of pork product Friday donated to the Utah Food Bank by Smithfield Foods Inc. The world’s largest pork processing company, Smithfield Foods donated 25…

Wollongong-based singer/songwriter LEO will donate 50 per cent of sales of her new single Feels Like Home to the Support Act bushfire relief fund | Illawarra Mercury | Wollongong, NSW

Good News Notes: “Mills, 28, will release a new single to support artists, crew and music workers affected by the Australian bushfire crisis. Mills, who performs as LEO, will be donating 50 percent of sales of new single Feels Like Home to the Support Act bushfire relief fund. Support Act is an Australian charity providing support…

NBA Makes $100,000 Donation to Bryant Family’s MambaOnThree Foundation

 Good News Notes: “The NBA plans to carry on Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna’s, legacy.  On Friday afternoon, the organization announced they will be making a joint donation of $100,000 with the National Basketball Player Association to the MambaOnThree Foundation.  In addition, the NBA, NBPA and Nike revealed they will be honoring Gianna and Kobe by featuring…

Firms giving back

 Good News Notes: “National tax prep chain H&R Block is holding a nationwide school ‘re-supply drive’ through Jan. 17, 2020; and Top 100 Firm Boyer & Ritter donates more than 3,100 cans of food as part of its holiday party.” “Staff members at Boyer & Ritter collected more than 3,100 cans to construct sculptures for…