Mound City native and Operations Specialist 2nd Class Alex Moore, son of Jeanne and the late Gene Moore, tracks air contacts in the combat information center aboard the USS Bataan (LHD 5), a multipurpose amphibious assault ship. Bataan is the flagship for the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group and, with the embarked 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit, is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility.
1 trapper keeper only
1 5-subject, 3-hole punched notebook
2 12-plus count packages of pencils (One for August, the other for January)
2 black pens
1 box of colored pencils
1 package of lined note cards
1 change of clothes in a bag with child’s name
1 small travel pillow with pillowcase
1 small crib-sized blanket
1 backpack with child’s name
2 packages of wet wipes (refills)
2 2-pocket folders (plastic preferred)
Lori Miller of Mound City, Mo., was working the gate at the Rumble by the Refuge Truck and Tractor Pull the weekend of Friday and Saturday, June 27 and 28, when she got the news: she had won the 2014 Vacation Raffle.