Middle school Christian Athletes, Girl Scouts launch coat drives


• The Fort Stockton Middle School FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes) is hosting a Coat Drive to support citizens of Fort Stockton. The drive will run through Friday Dec. 14.

New and gently used coats and jackets are being accepted of all sizes.

Donations may be turned into any FCA member, to Mrs. Melissa Walters at the middle school, or to the box outside the school’s cafeteria.

Anyone in need of a jacket may contact the FCA by calling Walters at the middle school, (432) 336-4131.

• The Girl Scouts of Fort Stockton are collecting coats and jackets to help those in need locally. The drive will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Fort Stockton Wal-Mart.

Gently used and new jackets in all sizes and genders will be accepted.

For more information, contact Laura Ontiveros at (432) 296-1296.