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Cousins crusade for a cause

by | Aug 4, 2016 | Latest

Four cousins raised $1,500 for the families of fallen Dallas police officers by selling posters, lemonade, lollipops and popsicles near Whitt Elementary and at the Sachse Kroger. From left, Eva Hayes (Sachse), Clark Packard (McKinney), Nathan Cook (Allen) and Devin Hayes (Sachse).

Four cousins raised $1,500 for the families of fallen Dallas police officers by selling posters, lemonade, lollipops and popsicles near Whitt Elementary and at the Sachse Kroger. From left, Eva Hayes (Sachse), Clark Packard (McKinney), Nathan Cook (Allen) and Devin Hayes (Sachse).

 

By Greg Ford

Staff Writer

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Devin Hayes and his sister, Eva, along with cousins Nathan Cook and Clark Packard, enjoy doing something together “every summer,” only this time around it took on a little more meaning.

“Every summer we do a lemonade stand together,” said Nathan, 13, of Allen, “and we figured this time we might as well as put it to a good cause. We (also) heard about the Dallas police, and we wanted to help their families.”

For the full story see the Aug. 4 issue and the e-Edition at http://www.etypeservices.com/Sachse%20NewsID248/default.aspx

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