From The Tribune staff reports
PINSON — A group of people in Pinson are planning a BBQ for first responders for Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020. The BBQ will be at Bicentennial Park, beginning at 10:30 a.m.
One of the organizers, who did not want to be identified, said after word got out that the BBQ would be taking place, several people came forward to pitch in. The BBQ will be for Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputies and for those who work for the Center Point Fire District. Palmerdale Fire Department and first responders from Warrior and Hayden are also invited.
Volunteers will serve Boston butts, baked beans, pies, cakes, drinks and more. There will also be entertainment provided by country and bluegrass bands.
Organizers are asking drivers to place blue ribbons on their vehicles and turn their headlights on leading up to the event.
If you would like to help, contact Sheila at (205) 681-5460, J.D. at (205) 504-5560, or Pat at (205) 365-0383.