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Cumberland 'Stuff the Bus' helps students in need

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Cumberland County Schools are hosting a “Stuff the Bus” drive throughout the day Friday as the opening day of traditional schools approaches on Aug. 25.

The event is being held at the Walgreens at 3300 Ramsey Street today until 8 p.m.

The “Stuff the Bus” event also will be held Friday, Aug. 22, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Wal-Mart SuperCenter at 3550 Skibo Road.

The goal is to provide book bags and backpacks for area students in need. School officials said the most-needed items are colorful book bags and backpacks for elementary school students and mesh book bags or backpacks for middle school and high school students.

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