U of L was given money for various medical and academic programs that benefit children, from the school of dentistry to the Weisskopf Child Evaluation Center. The grants are about nine percent of the money the Crusade raised this year.
Firefighters will be out across the region this weekend collecting for the Crusade for Children, and Crusade officials are hoping donations won’t be hurt by a recent scandal.
By Rick Howlett Former McMahan Fire Chief Paul Barth is free on his own recognizance after turning himself in to federal authorities Tuesday morning. The 53 year old was indicted Monday on mail fraud, wire fraud and money laundering charges. Authorities allege Barth used money intended for the Crusade for Children charity and department funds… Continue reading Trial Date Set For Former Fire Chief