WEINER, AR (KAIT) - A Region 8 school raised thousands of dollars for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
Weiner Elementary School posted to Facebook that they raised $9,000 in honor of third-grader Carlee Little, who is also a patient at St. Jude.
The school raised the money through their Read-a-Thon event and a telethon they held.
They added the 6th grade class won the prize for raising the most money.
The school thanked everyone who helped out in the fundraising event.
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