Press Release: 2017 D.A.R.E. to Cruz

Press Release
Lewisburg Police Department
Chief Tim Stover

The 10th Anniversary of the “DARE TO CRUZ” car show saw record entries, record fund raising and beautiful weather. The car show is a annual fund raiser for the Lewisburg Police Department Dare program, which is a drug resistance program taught in 5th grade classes at Lewisburg Elementary School. There were 204 registered entries in this years show. A total of $4,166.00 was raised. These funds were from entry fees, donations t-shirt and hat sales and a raffle and 50/50 drawing from Mr. Ron Snedegar of Matco Tools. Mr Snedegar is a long time supporter of the show and his efforts contributed $1,174.00 towards the cause. Wilson Brothers NAPA Auto Parts also contributed a portion of their sales of the day to the program. Matco Tools, NAPA and Fisher Auto Parts Each had their trucks at the show.

Eight Specialty trophies were awarded to the following to the following individuals: Mayors Choice: Randy Jarrell, Scott Depot WV, 1953 Willy’s station wagon. Lewisburg Police Department Choice: Mike Bowen, Covington, VA. 1963 C-10 pick-up. DARE Officers’ Choice: David and Carolyn Johnson, Hinton, WV 1931 Chevy Coupe. Merchants Choice: James Hughes, Frankford, WV 1955 Chevrolet sedan. Josh Massie Memorial Award: Roger Childers, White Sulphur Springs, WV, 1968 Chevrolet Camaro. Doug Massie Memorial Award: James Bowyer, Covington VA, 1969 Plymouth Barracuda. Rick Skaggs Memorial Award: Brent Lynch, White Sulphur Springs WV, 1964 C-10 Chevrolet pick up. Wade Sayers Memorial Award: A.W. Maddy, Nimitz, WV ,1971 VW Beetle

The Police Department would like to Thank the following individuals and business’s fro their support of the show: Greg, Lori and Levi Quick, Jim and Lori Williams, Bill and Linda Fertig, Tina and Caitlin Stover, Brian Dolan ,Luther Hollingsworth Ben Massie, Tessa White, Bennie Shortridge, Noah Shortridge, Ivan Holliday, Steve Sizemore, Junior Sizemore, Kevin Deitz, Angie Linton, Trace Butcher, Kelly Gwinn, Amber Hunter and Cpl. J.D. Hughes.

Labor Solutions, City National Bank, Premier Bank, Bank of Monroe, Greenbrier Ford, Greenbrier Chevrolet-Buick, Greenbrier Motors, Greenbrier Collision Center, Advance Auto Parts, Auto Zone, Fisher Auto Parts, NAPA-Wilson Brothers Auto Parts, Matco Tools-Ron Snedegar, G.C. Sales-Gary Canterbury, B-B Towing and Recovery and Towing, Greenbrier Medical Arts Pharmacy, Greenbrier Technologies and Electric–Bill Lenherr, Radio Greenbrier, The Greenbrier, Jim’s Drive In, Alleghany T-Shirts, City of Lewisburg

10th Annual D.A.R.E To Cruz Car Show

When: Saturday, September 9, 2017

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.)

Where: Washington Street, Downtown Lewisburg

Entry Fee: $10.00

SPECIALTY AWARDS!  T-SHIRTS!  DOOR PRIZES!

Show is open to ALL vehicles!  Antiques, Classics, Muscle Cars, Street Rides, Trucks, Motorcycles and Foreign Cars

Show is sponsored by the Lewisburg Police Department.  All proceeds will benefit the D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) program taught at Lewisburg Elementary School.  Parking spots are “first come, first serve”.  (Pre-registration is recommended.

For more information: Tim Stover; 304-645-1626 or 304-645-2136

Jim Williams; 304-647-3446

2017 Dare to Cruz Entry Form

Press Release: 2016 D.A.R.E. to Cruz

Press Release
Lewisburg Police Department
Chief Tim Stover

Great weather, great people and cool cars made the 9th Annual DARE TO CRUZ car show a huge success. The event drew 181 registered entries from around the region. A total of $2946.00 was raised for the Lewisburg Police Department Dare program. These funds were from entry fees, donations, t-shirt and hat sales and a raffle conducted by Mr. Ron Snedegar of Matco Tools. Mr Snedegar has been a long time supporter of the car show since it’s inception 9 years ago. Drug abuse and awareness programs are taught by Lt. Jeromy Dove in 5th grade classes at Lewisburg Elementary School.

Eight Specialty trophies were awarded to the following individuals; DARE officer Choice: Mark Thomas, 1950 Ford rat rod, Lewisburg Police Department choice: Al Sylvia, 1933 Ford Coupe, Mayor’s Choice, Cliff Baker, 1956 Volkswagon, Merchant Choice: Ron Ness, 1948 Hillman,
Doug Massie Memorial award: Joey Glover, 1948 Jeep Kaiser Pick-up, Josh Massie Memorial award: Roger Brooks, 1982 Mercury Capri,
Rick Skaggs Memorial award: Timmy Loudermilk, 1974 Chevrolet Nova, Wade Sayers memorial Award: Carol Osterbeek, 1974 triumph TR6.

The Police Department would like to Thank the following individuals and businesses for their support of the car show: Greg, Lori and Levi Quick, Jim and Lori Williams, Bill and Linda Fertig, Tina and Caitlin Stover, Brian Dolan, Ben Massie, Bennie Shortridge, Noah Shortridge,
Ivan Holliday, Steve Sizemore, Jr. Sizemore, Kevin Deitz, Angie Linton ,Kathy Helms, Kelly Gwinn, Amber Hunter and Cpl. J.D. Hughes.

Labor Solutions, City National Bank, Premier Bank, Bank of Monroe, Greenbrier Ford, Greenbrier Chevrolet, Greenbrier Motors, Greenbrier Collision Center, Adkins Auto Parts, Advance Auto Parts, Auto Zone, Boggs Auto Parts, Fisher Auto Parts, NAPA Auto Parts, GC Sales, Matco Tools, True Value, Greenbrier Medical Arts Pharmacy, Greenbrier Communications, Greenbrier Printing, Radio Greenbrier, Alleghany T-Shirts, Jims Drive-In, and the City of Lewisburg

9th Annual D.A.R.E To Cruz Car Show

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9Th Annual D.A.R.E. to Cruz Car Show

When:  Saturday, September 10, 2016

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. (Registration begins at 8:00 a.m.)

Where: Washington Street, Downtown Lewisburg

Entry Fee:  $10.00

SPECIALTY AWARDS!  T-SHIRTS!  DOOR PRIZES!

Show is open to ALL vehicles!  Antiques, Classics, Muscle Cars, Street Rides, Trucks, Motorcycles and Foreign Cars

Show is sponsored by the Lewisburg Police Department.  All proceeds will benefit the D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) program taught at Lewisburg Elementary School.  Parking spots are “first come, first serve”.  (Pre-registration is recommended.)

Dare to Cruz-Entry Form