Pie Auction Raises Over $8,000

The 2014 WGEL Great Celebrity Pie Auction is in the history books.

Wednesday was the third and final day of auctions and bids totaled $4,050. The three-day final total came to $8,367. All proceeds will benefit the Lemuel Rhodes Cancer Foundation, which provides assistance to cancer patients throughout Bond County.

Thanks to our pie bakers this year: Sorento Principal Bill Carpenter, Bond County Circuit Clerk Rex Catron, Greenville Jr. High Principal Gary Brauns, Reverend Darryl Bolen, WGEL Farm Reporter Joe Doll, Bond County Sheriff Jeff Brown, Becky Blackburn from the Greenville Police Department, Tim Watson from Arthur Young Chevrolet, Doug Stroud from Bradford National Bank, Bond County State’s Attorney Chris Bauer, Bond County Board Member Gerald “Spanky” McCray, Greenville College President Dr. Ivan Filby, Bond County Coroner Tony Brooks, and Tammy Stief from the First National Bank.

Thanks to everyone who put in a bid and/or bought a pie. Your support of this great cause makes a big impact!