The Macon County Academic Foundation will hold the 25th annual Academic Auction at Cartoogechaye Elementary on Saturday March 31.
All proceeds from the event are set aside each year to fund educational activities for classes throughout the county.This year, one project that the funds from past auctions were used for was to help construct an outdoor classroom at Mountain View Intermediate.
The funds are consistently sought out every year by public school teachers throughout the county.
The auction will give the public the opportunity to bid on a variety of items donated by local businesses. The event will kick off at 5 p.m., with a barbecue dinner and a preview of the items up for auction.