Local Toys For Tots supporters record TV program

FORT WAYNE — A contingent made up of military veterans and Toys For Tots officials from Whitley County met last week at the Allen County Library to air a show on Access 21.Locally, the program has been around nearly 20 years.Last year, the Whitley County Toys For Tots program helped almost 600 children who otherwise, according to the press release, “would not have had a Christmas.”The show recorded by the local group will air at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 25 on Comcast 57 and Frontier 27, and again on Nov. 28 on those same channels.It will air at 9:30 p.m. Nov. 25 on Comcast 55 and Frontier 25, and again at 1:30 p.m. Nov. 26, 7 p.m. Dec. 1, and 11 a.m. Dec 2 on those same channels. Applications are being accepted to nominate needy children at the Eagle Quest Church on Ind. 109 in Columbia City from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays through Dec. 8.