Benefit to help restaurant employees after fire

Benefit to help restaurant employees after fire

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A fundraiser on Tuesday will help the Colton's employees who are without a job after a restaurant fire.

A fire on Wednesday destroyed the restaurant.

Now, Colton's representatives said they will hold the Colton's Cares benefit fundraiser at the Elk's Lodge in Jonesboro.

The benefit will run from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Colton's said they want to give back to the family who lost their jobs temporarily until the building gets restored.

They will have food, local music including American Idol's Lauren Gray.

All funds will go to the benefit.

To learn more about the benefit, you can go to the Colton's Cares Facebook page.

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