A community party for three Tumwater football coaches who retired at the end of the season — Sid Otton, Pat Alexander and Steve Shoun — will be held Saturday afternoon at the Tumwater High School gym, 700 Israel Road SW.
The public event will begin with a social at 4 p.m., followed by a ceremony at 6 p.m.
“He has had an enormous impact on thousands of students and an entire community,” the Tumwater School District posted on its website.
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As of Tuesday morning, an online campaign had raised more than $5,700 for a community retirement gift for Otton. For more information, go to thankyoucoachotton.com.