Stand Up For Blue at Rent One ParkAugust 10, 2017
The Southern Illinois Miners will take on the Normal Cornbelters at 7:05pm for the "Stand Up For Blue" Law Enforcement Appreciation Night sponsored by AmVets and WSIL-TV 3 at Rent One Park. Come out and join in honoring and recognizing the contributions made to the region by law enforcement officers. Fans are encouraged to wear blue, and the first 1,500 fans will receive a "Stand Up For Blue" t-shirt compliments of Mid-west Office Supply and First Southern Bank at the front gate. ALL tickets are $5, with half of the proceeds being donated to the James Brockmeyer Memorial Fund, named after officer James Brockmeyer of the Chester Police Department, who was killed in a crash in pursuit of a suspect last October. Also, 1,000 "Back The Badge" bracelets, compliments of Fowler Heating & Air, will be distribtued.