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Soldier Letter Campaign In Longview

    Today is "armed services day", and in Longview a group of volunteers decided to do something special to recognize our troops over seas. The republican women's group of Longview organized a letter writing campaign to the troops overseas, to show support for their efforts. They were outside "Barrons" books today asking Longview residents to write a simple message of "thank you" to our troops.

     The letters will be mailed overseas and distributed to soldiers sailors and marines in all duty stations. For those who took part, it was a chance to tell someone in a far off duty station "someone back home appreciates you". The campaign continues at "Alleyfest" in June.

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