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ORA VFD hosting fish fry to honor late president

HUNTINGTON, TX (KTRE) -

Saturday the Ora Volunteer Fire Department will remember their late President Gil Harper with a fish fry to raise cancer awareness.

Harper died in January and officials say they hope to honor his memory and raise money to keep the department trucks running.

The Ora Volunteer Department provides service across Angelina County.

 Saturday they will have plenty of fish, a bounce house and games for the kids and music.

"It was hard losing him but we have picked up and gone on and its very important for people to be aware of the cancer of all types not only the survivors but what they go through on a daily basis, "said Bonnie Harper, President, Ora VFD.

This fish fry starts Saturday morning at 10 a.m. at the corner of 1669 and Highway 69 and it will last until the all fish is gone.

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