The North Halifax Volunteer Fire Department will be hosting its annual fundraising marathon on September 11 from 11 a.m. until the event is sold out. BBQ and chicken plates will be sold for $10 each, and include beans, cole slaw, a roll, a beverage and a dessert. There will also be stew for sale for $6 per quart.

105.5 WKDE will be broadcasting live to accept phone in pledges. The event will be at 4201 Lead Grove Road in Nathalie, VA 24577.

There will also be a raffle for a “Pansey Lone Star” quilt that was pieced by the Amish and handquilted by the NH quilting ladies. raffle tickets will be $1 each.