This weekend, the Jasper/Newton County ABATE is hosting their annual Christmas Party and Toys for Kids drive this Saturday December 14, 2019, at the American Legion Hall in DeMotte from 6 pm to midnight. Tickets will be available at the door. Admission is $15.00 for single and $25.00 for couples. Must be 21 years of age to attend. Donations of new toys must be in manufacturer’s packaging, no gift wrapping please. Lou Carver, with the Jasper/Newton County ABATE, which stands for American Bikers Aim Towards Education, talked to us about the fundraiser on Region Newsmakers here at our website.