FOP having charity hoops game

The Maumelle Fraternal Order of Police is hosting it’s annual fundraising benefit at 7 p.m. this Friday at Maumelle High School.

The event is once again a celebrity basketball game with a team of Maumelle police officers playing a team of former Arkansas Razorbacks who include, among other, Michael Smith, Broderick Green, Sam Olajubutu, Elston Forte and Marcus Harrison.

Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for students and children under 12 are free. Proceeds will go to the lodge’s efforts in raising funds for Special Olympics, youth athletics and adopting needy family’s during the Holiday season.