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Have A Heart Wish-A-Thon raises big bucks for kids in need

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Friday was the annual Have A Heart Wish-A-Thon.

After all the collection buckets were gathered and emptied, this year's Wish-A-Thon raised $230,099.18.

Christie Matthews of the Jonesboro Radio Group, which was one of the sponsors, says that money will go a long way to making some dreams come true.

She told Region 8 News that each wish costs anywhere from $5,000 to $7,500.

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