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Textbook Donation

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This morning Bossier schools and "Tango Transport" paid it forward.

The two joined forces to send about 7,000 textbooks to the school district in Moore, Oklahoma.

That's the area ravaged by an F-5 tornado last month. 

Textbooks as well as teacher materials that were no longer being used by Bossier schools were boxed up this morning.

Numerous elementary school teachers and resource center employees prepared the books for shipment and say its fulfilling to be able to give back.


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