Barbecue, Auction Helps to Raise Money for Scholarships

The University of Texas at Tyler held it's Texas "Shootout" Barbecue and Auction Sunday night at the UT Tyler Herrington Patriot Center.

The evening was organized by the Patriot Ambassadors and helped to raise money for scholarships at the Tyler, Longview and Palestine campuses.

Cowboy singer Michael Martin Murphey provided the main entertainment.

More than 100 items were auctioned off including a new car from Tyler Ford.