By DAVID MARTIN
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VFW sends packages to troops

 

December 6, 2017

Star photo by David Martin

Frank Lake makes sure to include Christmas cards in each box.

Lines of empty boxes filled the room at the Fraternal Order of Eagles Sunday afternoon.

The boxes, which would be filled with Girl Scout cookies, candy, Christmas cards, letters and a host of other treats and items, were sent off to soldiers overseas Tuesday morning.

VFW Post 2321 Vice Commander Jim Shoemaker said they'll send off any donation they receive.

"If we can do it, they'll go," he said.

Earl McDonald, District 4 Commander and Commander of VFW Post 2321 in Green River, said the VFW spent approximately $4,500 in shipping the 241 care packages they made to locations across the world....



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