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400+ Marion County children
have signed up for free meals

From the May 20, 2020 issue of
The Journal

By Richard Harris
   Many Marion County children will soon be receiving meals through the Meals-to-You program, thanks to a partnership between the Marion County School System, the United States Department of Agriculture, and Baylor University.
   According to Marion County Superintendent Glenn Tidwell, 432 families applied and were approved. Since the program also offers meals for students' younger siblings who haven't started school yet, the actual total number of children signed up is likely between 500 – 600.
   "All of the paperwork is done and we expect families to start receiving ... The rest of the story.