By John Fitts
COLLINSVILLE – A fundraiser to benefit Collinsville resident Scott Lindsay, originally set to take place later this month, has been rescheduled for March 5 at Wilson’s Pub.
A primary reason for the change is due to the fact that Steve Jones, former resident and renowned jazz guitarist, has offered his talents to the effort and give all band tips to Lindsay.
In January, Lindsay was rushed to the hospital with flu-like symptoms but was later diagnosed as having congestive heart failure. He has ongoing medical care issues, diet restrictions and more but is now back home and resting. Lindsay has not yet been able to work, although he hopes to soon.
“I am getting a little better every day, building up strength,” Lindsay stated in a message to Canton Compass. “I am overwhelmed by the kindness and generosity the community has shown me.” … Continue Reading