Basketball And BBQ Fundraiser For Paralyzed Florissant Officer

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(KTVI)-For the third year in a row, the St. Ferdinand`s Athletic Association is throwing a basketball and BBQ benefit. In 2013, the five weekend basketball tourney and BBQ will benefit Florissant Police Officer Mike Vernon, who was paralyzed in an on-duty ambush on Memorial Day 2012.

St. Ferdinand`s Catholic Church is located at 1765 Charbonier near the intersection of Charbonier and Howdershell.  BBQ will be ready from noon until dark.

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