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Carbowl Benefits Flood-Ravaged Baseball Field

 

February 5, 2020

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Pictured from left to right are Landyn, Myah and Parker Frank. Their baseball field in Knox County was devastated by the flooding along the Missouri River. Proceeds from Carbowl are assisting the community in returning the field to an attraction for youth.

The devastating floods of 2019 are not an event any Nebraskan will soon forget.

The floods took more than farms, fields, businesses and homes; for some youth, it took their summer fun. This year, the Potter Carbowl has decided to donate funds, from the BBQ competition, to assist the youth of Knox County who were robbed of their favorite summer pastime: baseball.

Knox County was one of many places along the Missouri River affected by the destructive flood. Infrastructure, homes, businesses, and livelihoods were swept away in one of the most horrible disasters Nebraska has experienced. Nebra...



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