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By Lillian Palmer
Staff Writer 

Daisy Scouts learn first aid


Star photo by Lillian Palmer

EMT Becky Acord shows daisy scout Emma Whitehead puts her partner's arms in place for a proper hold if someone is choking.

Little girls huddled close together, learning about first aid.

It was a learning experience for the daisy troop, listening to what Green River's emergency medical technician Becky Acord had to say. What they learned that day will help them earn their safety pin for the year.

Acord taught the Girl Scouts about first aid. They watched, listened, and then practiced what she taught them.

First, she explained to the kindergartners what she and other EMTs do.

"We will come help you if you are hurt," she said. "We make you feel better until we get you to the hospital."

She explained first aid is...

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