The Butler County Retired Teachers Association kicked off its annual “Fill the Bus” campaign Friday morning at Walmart. The retired educators are collecting school supplies for the students, teachers and nurses of the Greenville, Georgiana and McKenzie public schools. The campaign will run through Sunday. Pictured are, front row from left to right, Geraldine C. Feagin, secretary; Vonciel J. Bedgood; Betty A. Foster, treasurer; and Ruby Shambray, president. Back row, from left to right, Mike Gunter, McKenzie School principal; Lester Odom Jr., Mayor of McKenzie; Oliver Brooks; Edith Brooks; Doris L. Peagler; R. Wayne Boswell, vice president; and Darren Douthitt, Superintendent of Butler County Schools. (Advocate Staff/Andy Brown)
The Butler County Retired Teachers Association kicked off its annual “Fill the Bus” campaign Friday morning at Walmart. The retired educators are collecting school supplies for the students, teachers and nurses of the Greenville, Georgiana and McKenzie public schools. The campaign will run through Sunday. Pictured are, front row from left to right, Geraldine C. Feagin, secretary; Vonciel J. Bedgood; Betty A. Foster, treasurer; and Ruby Shambray, president. Back row, from left to right, Mike Gunter, McKenzie School principal; Lester Odom Jr., Mayor of McKenzie; Oliver Brooks; Edith Brooks; Doris L. Peagler; R. Wayne Boswell, vice president; and Darren Douthitt, Superintendent of Butler County Schools. (Advocate Staff/Andy Brown)

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‘Fill the Bus’ campaign underway

Published 2:19pm Friday, August 2, 2013

The Butler County Retired Teachers Association kicked off its annual “Fill the Bus” campaign Friday morning at Walmart. The retired educators are collecting school supplies for the students, teachers and nurses of the Greenville, Georgiana and McKenzie public schools. The campaign will run through Sunday.

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