Peggy Smith, Charles Town mayor, said her own children used the park when they were small, and after having served on the park board, she felt Jefferson Memorial Park was an asset to the community.
The Eastern Panhandle Free Clinic received $9,000 from the 2013 funds, which brings the contributions given over the last few years to $125,000 to the clinic, Smith
The tournament, Smith
said, was the beginning of a processes of healing for her
family and with 2014 bringing in the 15th year of the tournament, Smith
said it will be her
hopes to hit the $400,000 mark during the tournament next year.
"We will never understand why (J.B.) was taken so young, but we are sure he
is helping someone in a different place now," Smith