Checkers Help Present “Honor The Badge” Event

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Charlotte Checkers announced that they have partnered with Lite 102.9 and Dixie’s Tavern to present “Honor the Badge” Dixie’s Patio Party on Friday at 4 p.m.

All proceeds from the event will benefit the families of fallen Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department officers Sean Clark and Jeff Shelton.

The Checkers have donated tickets for the 2007-08 season as well as a date with a CheckMate that includes a limousine ride, dinner at Hawthorne’s NY Pizza and Bar and tickets to Uncle Sam Jam at Dixie’s Tavern on June 23.

Charlotte is the ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League and the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League.

Team Press Release