Toys For Tots event nears

At 7 a.m. Nov. 8, Oakboro Police Chief TJ Smith will make his annual trip to the top of Butch’s Auto Parts until the trailer is filled with toys for Stanly County Marine Corps League Toys For Tots Toy Drive.

The event is hosted by the police department and the Guardian Nomad Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club.

Community K9 Joker may also make a special appearance.