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A-Game Donation

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Garrett Junior High School’s band program recently received a Project A-Game donation from the 7-Eleven Store at 849 Nevada Way. The program allows local stores to “give back to the community by supporting local schools and youth sports programs to help create a strong foundation for the next generation.” Pictured are, from left, Alison Bradley, band director; Amy and Tom Carvalho, store owners; and Ed Barrow, field consultant for 7-Eleven Inc.

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