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Community center gets grant for exercise equipment

Source: KAIT Source: KAIT
BATESVILLE, AR (KAIT) -

The Batesville Community Center received a grant from Blue Cross Blue Shield.

The community center broke ground in March 2014 and is expected to be completed in late spring or early summer of 2016.

As construction nears completion, the center got a Blue and You grant for $144,000.

The grant money will go to exercise equipment like treadmills and elilipticals, according to Parks and Recreation Director Jeff Owens.

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