Dinner, soccer tourney to benefit Strasburg fire victim
A spaghetti dinner and soccer tournament will benefit the victim of a recent fire in Strasburg.
The events will raise money to offset the costs for the medical care of Emelie Good, 18, who was injured in a Jan. 26 fire.
·A spaghetti dinner will be held from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 16, at the Wesley United Methodist Church Hall, 40 W. Main St., Strasburg. Takeouts will be available from 3 to 4:30 p.m.
Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children under the age of 10. Tickets will be sold at the door.
For more information, call Trish Frey at 951-5850.
·The Emelie Good Benefit Soccer Tournament will be held Saturday, March 30, at Red Rose Indoor Arena, 3549 Hempland Road.
The tournament is seeking teams for 6v6 play in ages U13 and 14-year-old boys and girls. Individuals and coed teams are welcome.
For more information, call John Nicklas II at 371-2715.
Firefighters rescued Good and her boyfriend, Hunter Mentzer, 19, after the fire rendered the pair unconscious.
Two Lampeter Fire Department firefighters entered a burning Miller Street home and crawled on their hands and knees through a bedroom to find the pair and take them out of a window.
Good, the daughter of Randy and Julie Good, of Lancaster, is being treated at Crozer-Chester Medical Center in Upland, where she is in the critical care burn unit and undergoing surgeries for skin grafts.
Mentzer recently was released from the center and is recuperating at home.
Good is a graduate of Lampeter-Strasburg High School and was studying at Harrisburg Area Community College.
Donations also can made to the Emelie Good Benefit Fund, PNC Bank, 3 Kennedy St., Lancaster, PA 17602.