Wintersville auxiliary plans Poppy Day for Saturday

Ellen Hunt, Wintersville American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Unit 557 Poppy Day chairman, has announced that it will hold its annual Poppy Day on Saturday with members stationed in front of various Wintersville businesses from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Members will seek donations to support the various service programs provided to veterans by the American Legion and its auxiliary. Those making a donation will be given a poppy to wear that honors all veterans.

Wintersville Mayor Robert Gale received a poppy from Abigail Reigland, Little Miss Poppy, accompanied by Jean Kovach, auxiliary president, and Hunt.