SNEEDVILLE — The Rescue Squad in Hancock County is sponsoring a benefit basketball game this Saturday at 5 p.m. at the new High School gym in Sneedville.

The event is a fundraiser for Shop With a Cop children’s Christmas gift event.

Players will include members of the Hancock County Rescue Squad, Hancock County Sheriff’s Department, Hancock County EMS, Volunteer Fire Departments from Vardy-Blackwater, Sneedville, Treadway and Chestnut Ridge.

Also expected to compete are Hancock County Mayor Thomas Harrison and Hancock County Circuit Court Clerk Micah Wallen.