Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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KSP Post 8 hosts annual "Shop with a Trooper"
Date of News Release: 12/04/2012
WHAT:"Shop with a Trooper", a Christmas event sponsored by the Troopers of Kentucky State Police Post 8.
WHEN: December 11, 2012 at 5-9 p.m.
WHERE: Carl Perkins Center, Dairy Queen, and Walmart of Morehead, KY
WHO: 30 Children from KSP Post 8 District
WHY: Troopers from Kentucky State Police Post 8 spend the entire year obtaining financial donations to sponsor "Shop with a Trooper". This successful event allows children and their families to enjoy the Christmas spirit with Troopers, creating life long memories for all. Each participating child with their parent(s) will be greeted and escorted, having an opportunity to express their Christmas wish to Santa and his elf. The entire party will then move to the local Dairy Queen (near MSU), where they will be treated to an evening meal annually sponsored by Mr. Prather (owner). When everyone has been filled with a tasty meal befitting a king, the entire group will travel to Walmart. There, the families along with their escorts will shop for clothes and toys.