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Cenla Teachers Rewarded

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - Twenty teachers were given a helping hand today.

Sam's Club of Alexandria chose the teachers of W.O. Hall Elementary as the lucky beneficiaries of $1000 in gift cards.

The gift cards will be split among the 20 teachers to help pay for school supplies for their classrooms.

Something the staff says wouldn't be possible without the support of the community.

"We have gone out to solicit to increase the number of those in the community who work with us in education, and it also shows our parents and students that not only are we at the school concerned but members of the community are concerned." Said Principal Emmett Jefferson Jr.

The teachers are chosen at random by Sam's Club employees but because of the small staff at W.O. Hall, every teacher received a gift.

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