The Second Annual Jason Hallett Memorial Ride will be held July 11 at 10:00 a.m. at Jokers Iron Legend Saloon in Traer. They will leave at 11:00 a.m. and will be returning at 5:00 p.m. This year there will be Hansen's Fun Bus for those who do not want to drive but want to attend. Anyone can sign up at Jokers before July 11.
Jokers will be raffling off a 32' TV along with many other items that have been donated for this event. Tickets are on sale now at Jokers. The drawing will be held July 11 at 7:00 p.m. in which you do not need to be present to win. Food will be served at 5:00 p.m. with C.J. roasting a hog and plenty of other sides. Proceeds will go towards the Jason Hallett Scholarship Fund at North Tama. Jason lost his life on July 9, 2007 in a truck accident on Highway 14, north of Marshalltown. He was employed at Con-Struct.