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Thomas Family Plans Tribute for Late Aplington-Parkersburg Football Coach

May 25th and June 24th will always hold special significance for residents in the Parkersburg area--and anyone remotely afiliated with Aplington-Aarkersburg Community Schools.

The devastating EF5 tornado of May 2008 and the tragic loss of A-P football coach Ed Thomas in June of 2009.

Over the next month--the Thomas family will be holding some special events in coach's memory.

Aaron and Todd Thomas are gathering an impressive collection of memorabalia to be auctioned off to raise money for the Thomas family foundation.

Next Saturday --June 19th--- the Thomas family will be hosting a golf outing, dinner and auction at Legend Trail in Parkersburg...And on July 8th and 9th they will hold a dinner and celebrity golf outing at Centennial Oaks in Waverly.

The family will be auctioning off jerseys, helmets and other sports items autographed by John Elway, Brett Favre, the Golden Bear Jack Nicklaus-- just to name a few.

For more on information on the two Thomas family events and to find out which items are being auctioned-- go to www.edthomasfamilyfoundation.org

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