Ride Benefitting Camp Boggy Creek Inspiring for J&P Staffers


October 26, 2012 | By: Don Bova

Nearly 20 years ago the late Bruce Rossmeyer, of Daytona Harley Davidson and later Destination Daytona, along with many others, founded Camp Boggy Creek.  The camp’s mission is to provide a free retreat and give seriously ill children a little light in their lives of sickness, pain and uncertainty.  Camp Boggy Creek has never charged for letting kids stay at the camp and has always relied on the compassion of others to maintain the level of commitment and care the camp has come to be known for.

Shortly after the camp was formed, Bruce was asked if he could help coordinate a motorcycle ride to help in raising funds.  … Continue Reading

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The Nicolas Rogers Memorial Run Scheduled Aug. 13 Near Peoria

August 4, 2011 | By: Scott Holton

This blog entry is very hard for me to write. It deals with the unexpected loss of a child — 11-year-old Nicolas Rogers — and it also deals with the loving gift of life that his parents passed on in his memory. I have a son about Nicolas’ age, and I would be devastated if anything were to happen to my boy. My heart reaches out for the Rogers family for their loss.

On June 22 of last year, Nicolas passed away following complications as the result of an acute asthma attack. A typical 11-year-old, Nicolas was full of energy and life. His father, Kay Rogers, said Nicolas loved motorcyclesContinue Reading

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