Fort Loramie Cheerleaders Sponsor Prom Dress Exchange

Ft. Loramie Cheerleaders model dresses for their Prom Dress Exchange on January 15. L to R: Emily Austin, daugh-ter of Jamie & Barb; Rylee Poeppelman, daughter of Gary & Jill; Aleah Frilling, daughter of Randy & Greta; Kyla Holthaus, daughter of Mike & Gayle; Alexis Fleckenstein, daughter of Eric & Jill; and Jana Poeppelman, daughter of Kurt & Sharon.
Staff Writer

The Fort Loramie Cheerleaders will host their eighth annual Prom Dress Exchange on Sunday, Jan. 15, at the Fort Loramie Elementary School, 35 Elm Street.

Girls pay a fee of $7 per dress, $3 per accessory and $3 pair of shoes to display their items for sale. Girls will price their own items and orga-nizers will tag them as they are received.

The fee benefits Fort Loramie Cheer.

Anyone interested to sell their prom or home-coming dresses, shoes or accessories can bring them to the school between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on January 15.

The doors will be open from 1:30-3:30 p.m. for shopping. This is a “Cash Only” sale. Admis-sion is free and dressing rooms will be available. From 3:30-4:30, sellers may pick up their money and any unsold items.

Any items that are not claimed after the sale will be donated to charity.In 2016, participants came from schools in Shelby, Auglaize, Darke, Mercer and Miami counties. For more information or if special arrangements needed for drop-off, please contact Gayle at (937)726-4985 or Jill at (937) 597-2338.