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School accepting donations to help support troops

BROOKLAND, AR (KAIT) -

Students in one Region 8 school are showing the troops overseas that they care.

Brookland Elementary School is collaborating with the Girl Scouts of Arkansas to collect items for Marines.

Every grade is participating in the project.

First grader and girl scout Lexie Schuermann said there is a specific reason she’s excited to do this for our troops.

“I can help them out for the holidays,” Lexie said.

The school will be collecting items and monetary donations through Nov. 13.

For a complete list of items they are asking for, click here.

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