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Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014
Newbern's Assistant Police Chief Red Barnes poses for a photo at a Depot Days booth raising funds for his upcoming kidney transplant. Barnes, who has been on dialysis for six years, will travel to Birmingham, Ala. in October to receive a kidney from his son. Donations to help with expenses related to the trip and the surgery may be made at any Security Bank branch to the Red Barnes/Roy Pugh benefit account. From left, Amy Ricketts, Barnes, Betty Pugh and Ruby Ricketts.