CUMMING - The Sgt. David P. Land Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #82 is holding a Shoot and Ride Poker Run on Sat., May 17. The ride begins at Killer Creek Harley-Davidson in Roswell and ends at the FOP Lodge in Cumming. <br />
This is a Ride and Shoot motorcycle ride where participants will shoot for their cards. There will be door prizes and a 50/50 drawing. Every person will shoot or draw a card at each stop. <br />
This ride has been an annual event and is done in memory of Sgt. David P. Land, a motor officer for the Forsyth County Sheriff's Office, who was killed responding to a call on his motorcycle on March 26, 2003. The Forsyth County FOP lodge was named in his memory also.<br />
Proceeds go to benefit the children of fallen officers in the area. <br />
You can click on the link below for more information.
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources has released statistics on boating incidents for the Memorial Day Weekend and the Gainesville area has seen the most Boating Under the Influence incidents of any major waterway in the state.