4/6/2020 11:33:00 AM Racine Church helps people in need
Tracy Hoover, a member of Racine United Methodist Church, left, prepares to give away a package of hamburger donated by 2 Brothers BBQ of Stewartville to a resident who pulled up to the church’s parking lot on Tuesday afternoon, March 31.
Although the coronavirus (COVID-19) is pushing people farther apart, members of the Racine United Methodist Church did something to bring folks a little closer together last week. Waiting for residents to drive up, church members stood in the church parking lot on Tuesday afternoon, March 31, ready to share hamburger along with bags of items from the church's Food Shelf, including noodles, sauces, cereal, breakfast items and Girl Scout cookies. Tracy Hoover, a member of the church, said the drive-up event was available from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. In the first half hour, people in about 30 vehicles stopped by... For more on this story pick up your copy of the April 7 Stewartville STAR.