Central Point, Ore — A concert honoring first responders is set to go on this weekend, with COVID guidelines in place.
Local country band Fogline will headline the outdoor concert at Laurel Hill Golf Course in Central Point.
According to organizers it’ll be held on the driving range which offers plenty of room for social distancing. Masks and hand sanitizer will provided.
First responders asked organizers to send the proceeds to the non-profit Redemption Ridge, which cares for child sex trafficking victims.
“We couldn’t be more honored to be the gift of something so kind, especially from law enforcement because they’re a part of helping kids also,” said Redemption Ridge Executive Director Kirsten Arreguin.
Tickets for the concert are on sale right now at RedemptionRidge.com. All proceeds go to human trafficking victims.
The concert is this Saturday doors open at 4:30pm.
Matt Jordan is the Chief Meteorologist for KOBI-TV NBC5.
Matt joined the NBC5 weather team in 2014 after a year as a reporter and anchor in Alexandria, Louisiana. His experience with the severe weather of the Deep South and a love of the Pacific Northwest led him to pursue a certification with Mississippi State University as a Broadcast Meteorologist. You can find Matt working in the evenings of NBC5 News at 5, 6 and 11 as well as online.
Matt also has a degree in Journalism from the University of Oregon. In addition to being passionate about news and weather, Matt is a HUGE Oregon Ducks fan. When not rooting for the Ducks or tracking down the next storm over the Pacific, Matt can be found outdoors in the Oregon wilderness with his wife and their German Shepherd named Stanley.