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WDC second-graders surprised by special guest

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At the beginning of the school year, Wadena-Deer Creek second-graders in Junelle Jackson’s class made Eliah Anderson their “adopted soldier.”


A 2012 graduate of Wadena-Deer Creek High School, Anderson enlisted in the U.S. Navy in June 2013. Mrs. Jackson’s class has been writing and sending special care packages to Anderson during the school year.

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