Democrat’s chili cookoff scheduled Feb. 20

The Anderson County Democratic Party will host its annual chili cookoff and live auction from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, at the Oak Ridge Civic Center Gym, 1403 Oak Ridge Turnpike.

Clinton Auctioneer Bear Stephenson, of Stephenson Auction & Realty, will conduct the live auction, a fundraiser for the Democratic Party. Homemade desserts and other items will be offered during the auction.

Chili chefs will bring meat and vegetarian chili to the gathering. Attendees will vote on their favorite chili prepared by local Democrats. Chili fixings, cornbread, desserts, iced tea and other beverages will be served. Admission charge is $5 per person.

For more information, contact Ellen Faby at