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Stories from Friday, June 17, 2011

Youth service day held in Washburn and Seligman (06/17/11)
The Southwest Coalition of Excellent Decision-Makers (SW COED) partnered with the Southwest R-5 School District to host a youth service day on May 16. Participants included 40 middle school students, 16 high school students and 15 adult volunteers. The goal of the project was to "engage youth in a service-learning project that would teach them at a young age the importance of community service and hopefully make an impression on them to commit to a lifetime of community service." Participants completed projects for the City of Washburn, the City of Seligman, the Seligman Chamber of Commerce, Prairie Cemetery and several Washburn residents. ...