Group Wants to Build New Animal Shelter

animal-shelterA new non-profit group has been formed to accept donations for a new animal shelter. The Coffee County Animal Welfare Partnership for Tomorrow is a new 501c3 under the Manchester – Coffee County Partnership for Tomorrow umbrella.
A donation to the group will go directly to the fundraising efforts. Before a donation went into the county general fund.
The goal is to build a complex on property owned by either Manchester or Coffee County for up to 50 dogs.
Donations can be made at the Coffee County Animal Control office at 156 Freedom Dr. in Manchester. The shelter can be reached at 723-2730.
You can also donate money at Coffee Café in downtown Manchester, or the mayor’s office in the Coffee County Administrative Plaza, located at 1321 McArthur St., Manchester.
Make checks out to Coffee County Animal Welfare.
Animal control now has new hours to make adoptions easier and more accessible. Monday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Tuesday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.