The 8th Annual Matt Cliburn Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser will be held next Saturday, April 5th at Walmart in Lafayette. This event is in memory of a young local man who passed away in 2007. All funds raised go towards a scholarship that is offered to qualifying Macon County High School seniors.
This event begins at 10:00 am with a cookout and bake sale. Registration for the ride begins at 12:30 p.m., and the ride begins at 1:00 p.m. $10 covers entry into the ride as well as a hamburger lunch including chips and a drink.
All vehicles are welcome in the ride, including cars, motorcycles, and trucks. For more information, or to register early, contact Edie Cliburn at 633-5997 or Billy Snyder, Jr. at 388-6473.
“We’ve never done it in April before,” said Edie Cliburn, Matt’s mother. “We’ve always done really good to have it in November, but we just decided to move it. So I don’t know how it’ll go, but we expect good weather. It’s grown so much!”