The United States Marine Corps Toys for Tots of Logan County program is now underway. Applications are being accepted at both the Booneville and Paris Chambers of Commerce through Dec 6.

“Battle of the Shelf” (toy drive) dates have been set for Nov. 5, 12, 24, 25 and Dec. 3. Representatives of the campaign will be set up outside both Paris and Booneville Walmart’s collecting donations on these dates. Donation boxes will be set up throughout the county at local businesses and churches.

Money may also be donated at the events or by going online to

Toys for Tots program serves children in Logan County through age 18. All proceeds and donations directly benefit Logan County children. The organization anticipates serving 700-plus children this year. If you would like to be an official sponsor or make a donation contact Brian Johnson at 479-518-2944.