On Saturday Febuary the third,
members of the Cass County Honor Guard, along with Officers, Fireman, Military, and
civilians from around the Metro area participated in the Polar Bear Plunge at
Proceeds support year-round sports training and athletic competition for the
14,502 children and adults with mental disabilities who participate in Special
The Polar Bear Plunge is affiliated with the Law Enforcement Torch Run for
Special Olympics. Torch Run events raise awareness and funds for Special
Olympics Missouri, and in 2006, Missouri's Torch Run ranks No. 8 in the world.