Benefit held in Barnesville for teen suffering with stomach disease
ANDREW LEIBENGUTH/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS Friends and family pictured socializing with Frederick are, from left, Shelby Weikel, Ashley Frederick, Mimi Teter, Kendall Devaney, Dave Bittner and Scott Houser.
Hundreds family members and friends attended a benefit held recently at the Ryan Township Fire Company in Barnesville for Ashley Frederick, 18, a former Coaldale teen who is suffering from a severe stomach disease.
The benefit included a "corn hole" beanbag tournament, basket auction, live music from Steve Ney the DJ Guy, as well as other food and fundraising activities. The event organizers, called The Gutsy Gang, stressed their appreciation to all who supported the event.