Groups collect goods for tornado vicitms

The Knights of Columbus Council 10668 and St. Francis By the Sea Catholic Church on Hilton Head Island will sponsor a drive to collect items needed for the tornado victims in Alabama. There will be a truck in the church parking lot at 45 Beach City Road from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday and from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to accept needed items. The truck will leave for Tuscaloosa on Tuesday. The following items have been requested: large-size diapers, shampoo, baby wipes, toothbrushes, toothpaste, water, baby food, dishes, glassware, pots, pans, bowls, kitchen utensils, flatware, sheets, towels, blankets, pillows, lamps and lightbulbs. Any cash contributions can be made payable to Catholic Social Services, note "tornado victims."

Details: Bart Bubnell, 843-342-9249