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West Central Community Center hosts school supply drive

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Right now, the West Central Community Center is making the transition back to school much easier for a lot of local families. They gave away tons of school supplies on Monday because of generous donations made by the General Store.

However, on Monday morning, they were almost clean out of supplies after giving a lot of it away for students who need them. In just three hours, most of the supplies ran out.

Workers at the community center say they need all the help they can get. "We're supposed to be open from today (Monday) and tomorrow (Tuesday) from 9 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and we are out at noon on the first day," said Kat Hartsell, the Outreach Coordinator for the West Central Community Center.

There is a big need for middle school and high school supplies.

Here's the list:

1. 12 - #2 pencils

2. 2 - glue sticks

3. 1 - white glue

4. 1 - pink eraser

5. 1 - white eraser

6. 1 - pkg. washable felt markers

7. 1 - pair scissors

8. 1 - pencil case

9. 10 - pocket folders

10. 2 - pkg. lined paper

11. 1 - pkg. plain paper

12. 10 - blue pens

13. 3 - red pens

14. 1 - ruler

15. 1 - pkg pencil crayons

16. 2 - 1" binders

17. 8 - subject dividers

18. 1 - scientific calculator

19. 1 - geometry set

20. 1 - pocket dictionary

21. 1 - thesaurus

22. 1 - pencil sharpener

23. 3 - highlighter pens

24. 1 - agenda book/student planner

25. 1 - stapler

26. 1 - staple remover

27. 1 - bottle correction fluid 

If people would like to donate school supplies, you can drop them off at the West Central Community Center.

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