School supplies were collected Friday and Saturday at the Pack the Bus event at Walmart to be distributed at the annual Back to School Bash on August 3 at the Minden Civic Center. The bash will take place from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. and will offer school supplies, haircuts, sack lunches for students, T-shirts for the first 325 students and snow cones free of charge. Organizers are still seeking volunteers to help prepare and work the event as well as sponsors. To volunteer or for questions, contact Glenda Allums at 382-4508 or Ursula Hullaby at 377-7052 ext. 228. The annual bash is put on by ConocoPhillips, Webster Parish School Board and local sponsors.

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