Local Pub Comes to Aid of Wheeling Boy Battling Cancer
To celebrate St. Patrick's Day, one local business not only held a celebration full of music and the Highland Games, but brought the community together to support a young local boy.
Hundreds poured in for the activities at McGovern's Pub including Celtic
heritage competitions called the "Highland Games," in which contestants were
required to wear a kilt. They were also shaving heads for Hines Rotriga, a Wheeling boy battling cancer.
Store manager Matt
McGovern said they enjoy holding fundraisers and feel this one was important
locally. He said, "Someone approached us from the Hines group about "shaving the heads for Hines" this year and since the whole community is
getting behind that, we wanted to do that as well."
The Heavy Metal ICU and Livi's Army donated their time today to shave heads and