By Dwayne Betterton Journal-Express
The Journal Express
---- — Members of the Knoxville Morning Kiwanis met Friday morning, March 21, at Creative Landscaping to assemble benches that will eventually be placed at Young’s Park Miracle Playground. The five benches assembled are already sponsored and will reside at the following locations until moved to Young’s Park: 1. Iowa State Savings Bank, sponsored by Iowa State Savings Bank 2. Knoxville Chamber of Commerce, sponsored by the Ernie Smith family 3. Knoxville Hospital and Clinics, sponsored by the Rowley Family 4. Edward D. Jones, sponsored by the Norris family 5. McDonald’s, sponsored by McDonald’s
The Morning Kiwanis still has eleven benches available for sponsorship at a cost of $1,500, which includes up to four lines of lettering. Sponsorship may be made by individuals, a group of individuals, or a business or organization. For a cost of $2,500 a logo can be included. Interested parties may contact the Knoxville Morning Kiwanis or contact Ernie Smith at 641-891-7274. Money raised by the sale of these benches will be used for the completion of Young’s Park Miracle Playground where the benches will eventually reside.