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Gift wrapping spree helps needy kids

Jordan McCollum (left) and her grandmother, Julia McCollum (right) pick out a small stuffed animal to go in a shoebox with other Christmas presents. They were participating in Operation Christmas Child at Calvary Worship Center on Saturday, November 9, 2013. Participants filled a box with gifts, wrapped them and put a note inside to go to children around the world. (The Gazette/Jerilee Bennett)