Lawton sorority will host murder mystery dinner and fundraiser - KSWO 7News | Breaking News, Weather and Sports

Lawton sorority will host murder mystery dinner and fundraiser

(Source KSWO) (Source KSWO)

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) - The Lawton Alumni Chapter of the Delta Sigma Theta sorority is offering a chance to help college students while having a fun night of good food and murder.

The sorority chapter is hosting a special murder mystery fundraiser dinner in the Comanche County Fairgrounds' Prairie Room.

The dinner's theme is "Lights, Camera, Murder!" and will give attendees both a meal and a chance to solve an exciting mystery.

Ticket sales will directly fund five scholarships for high school students around the Lawton, Altus and Chickasha areas. The more the dinner makes, the more the recipients will get!

Event organizers are excited to be able to reach out to the Lawton community in a way that directly helps Oklahoma students.

"We thought a social evening of mingling and mixing and solving a mystery would be a fun way to engage our community, to enjoy an evening, to raise funds," said Sheila Alford, the Committee Chair of the Fundraiser.

The murder mystery kicks off this August 13 at 6:00 p.m. It is expected to last around two hours.

If you would like to participate, you can order a ticket by calling Barbara Ellis at 580-355-7249.

Copyright 2016 KSWO. All rights reserved.

  • Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • In tit-for-tat, Trump threatens more tariffs against China

    In tit-for-tat, Trump threatens more tariffs against China

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:20 AM EDT2018-06-19 04:20:31 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:12 PM EDT2018-06-19 16:12:22 GMT
    President Donald Trump gestures as he signs a "Space Policy Directive" during a meeting of the National Space Council in the East Room of the White House, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence watches.  AP Photo/Susan Walsh)President Donald Trump gestures as he signs a "Space Policy Directive" during a meeting of the National Space Council in the East Room of the White House, Monday, June 18, 2018, in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence watches. AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

    A new 10 percent tariff on $200 billion in Chinese imports is being threatened by Trump in the latest move toward what could become a trade war.

    A new 10 percent tariff on $200 billion in Chinese imports is being threatened by Trump in the latest move toward what could become a trade war.

  • S. Korea: Joint US drills suspended to aid talks with North

    S. Korea: Joint US drills suspended to aid talks with North

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:50 AM EDT2018-06-19 05:50:33 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-06-19 16:13:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A photo showing U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is displayed as a member of People's Democratic Party stands to oppose military exercises between the United States and South Korea near the U.S....(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A photo showing U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is displayed as a member of People's Democratic Party stands to oppose military exercises between the United States and South Korea near the U.S....

    South Korea says a joint military exercise scheduled with the U.S. has been suspended to support ongoing talks both countries have with North Korea.

    South Korea says a joint military exercise scheduled with the U.S. has been suspended to support ongoing talks both countries have with North Korea.

  • Trump, GOP to huddle as outrage builds over border policy

    Trump, GOP to huddle as outrage builds over border policy

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-06-19 05:10:31 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:12 PM EDT2018-06-19 16:12:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The Capitol is seen in Washington, Friday, June 15, 2018. Calls are mounting on Capitol Hill for the Trump administration to end the separation of families at the southern border ahead of a visit from President Donald Tr...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The Capitol is seen in Washington, Friday, June 15, 2018. Calls are mounting on Capitol Hill for the Trump administration to end the separation of families at the southern border ahead of a visit from President Donald Tr...

    Calls are mounting for President Trump to end family separations at the border ahead of a meeting with House Republicans.

    Calls are mounting for President Trump to end family separations at the border ahead of a meeting with House Republicans.

Powered by Frankly