Local NewsLuke supporters ride to success

Nearly 300 motorcycles rolled down Main Street Saturday as Ridin’ for Luke, a fundraiser designed to raise support for local firefighter Luke Story, got under way.

The Oct. 18 event, based at Persimmon Ridge Park, was sponsored by Johnson City firefighters, as well as Jonesborough firefighters and public safety officers, as a way to help offset medical expenses incurred by Story, who has been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.

According to organizer Maj. Natalie Hilton with Jonesborough Public Safety, the event was a true success. More...


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