Poker tournament raises funds for Beat the Odds
November 1, 2018
PETERSBURG – Participants in the fifth annual Annabelle Baker Poker Tournament raised $1,500 on Sunday for the Beat the Odds organization, which raises money for support groups and services for local cancer patients.
The tournament was established by Jeigh Stanton Gregor as a way to remember the late Annabelle Baker, who was a competitive poker player.
"Annabelle was a competitor," said Stanton Gregor. "We thought it would be a fun thing to do to remember her."
There were 20 participants total raising $1,500 for the organization. Eugene Lee came in first place in the tournament and won $2...