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Texas Roadhouse fundraiser raises $50,000 for Tenn. wildfire victims

Hillary Vite, Service Manager, Texas Roadhouse, Pigeon Forge; Roger Wescott, Managing Partner, Texas Roadhouse, Pigeon Forge; Dolly Parton; Abreigh Clevenger, Service Manager, Texas Roadhouse, Gatlinburg; Jimmy Cameron, Managing Partner, Texas... (Copyright by WSLS - All rights reserved)

GALINBURG (WSLS 10) - Texas Roadhouse presented a $50,000 check to the Dollywood Foundation My People Fund.

On Monday, December 12, more than 100 Texas Roadhouse locations nationwide, including those in Roanoke, Christiansburg and Lynchburg, participated in the fundraiser.

For a six-hour period, 10 percent of all food sales at the participating restaurants were donated to help the victims of the Tennessee wildfires.