The Chattooga County Shrine Club is hoping to raise $90,000 in this years Shrine Telethon that is being held this weekend. The annual event was moved from Memorial Day weekend this year and organizers are hoping that Chattooga Countians will get the word about the telethon. Events for this years telethon include gospel and country music and will be seen on SKY 21 Television as well as Charter Cable Channel 5. Shriners operate 22 hospitals nationwide with an annual budget of $826 million. AM 1180 Chattooga County Radio encourages our listeners to support our local Shriners in this years telethon. To make a donation call 706-859-0035. The telethon will run through Sunday at Midnite.