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Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 11:05am
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Approximately 200 local residents participated in the first Nada Houston Back-to-School Health Extravaganza held Saturday at the Lincoln Parish Library Events Center. The participants could receive free sports physicals, school supplies and backpacks, as well as information from various vendors on how to “Live Healthy.” The event was hosted by Sister 2 Sister, Inc. and Quality Care at Home, LLC.

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