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Veterans eat lunch with Region 8 students

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT)- TheWestside School District is honoring our service men and women.

Veterans were invited tocome to the school for lunch. Students from both the elementary and middleschool were able to sit with them one on one and ask questions about theirservice.

Colton Bush, a sixth grader at Westside used the opportunityto ask questions and learn more. "I thought it would be agreat experience to, like, see how they got to do it and I was hoping on askingthem some questions about how they have enough courage to work and go throughit," said Bush

"Ithought it would be a really good opportunity for us students to learn abouthow people serve our country and what they do for us," said seventh grader,Gracye Curton.

Students presented theveterans with a certificate of appreciation for their service to our country.

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