United Way not holding chili challenge

ESCANABA — The United Way of Delta County announced it will not hold its annual Soup’r Chili Challenge this year. Instead, the Delta County Jaycees are taking ownership of the event and will be moving it to the winter months.

“We’re so grateful for 23 years of community support of this event,” said Julie Mallard, executive director of the United Way of Delta County. “It was time to move on, and the Jaycees are excited to take the reins.”

Chefs who are interested in being contacted to participate may e-mail Patti Brayak at pbrayak@yahoo.com.