Hopedale United Methodist Church helped 30 local families with the eighth annual Thanksgiving basket distribution on Nov. 17. Boxes full of food were collected throughout the community and were distributed in time for Thursday’s holiday meal. Pictured with the items are, front from left, Aniston Raber, Aiden Raber and Owen Raber. Second row: Diana Richards and Donna Runt. Third row: Brenda Beckett, Lana Case, Toots Ashcraft, Rich Case and Amy Cortez. Back: Rob Raber, Don Beckett and Tom Spoonemore.

Check out the church pages in this weeks print edition of the Harrison News-Herald for more church events and area happenings for the holidays.