Local troopers are hoping you'll help with a food drive that began last week.From Nov. 20 to Dec. 11, Kentucky State Police will be collecting non-perishable food for their annual Cram the Cruiser food drive.All 16 KSP posts will participate.The food will be donated to local shelters, churches, or other organizations to help those in need.Last year more than 232,000 pounds of food was collected.Non-perishable foods such as canned fruits and vegetables, macaroni and cheese, jelly, and canned soup will be taken.To find the closest KSP post so that you can donate, click here.
KSP Post 1 says that, in addition to collected at Post 1, KSP will be set up from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at:
Nov. 24 at the Kroger in Murray
Nov. 25 at the Food Giant in Eddyville
Nov. 27 at the Kroger in Murray
Nov. 30 at the Hancock’s Neighborhood Market in Cadiz
Dec. 1 at the Kroger in Murray
Dec. 3 at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in Benton
Dec. 7 at the Food Giant in Cadiz
Dec. 8 at the Kroger on Park Avenue in Paducah
Dec. 9 at the Wal-Mart Supercenter on Hinkleville Road in Paducah
Dec. 11 at the Kroger in Murray
KSP Post 1 collected 34,000 pounds of food during the 2014 Cram the Cruiser.