Webster Parish students benefit from backpack giveaway

By Nikki Henderson | nhenderson@ktalnews.tv

Published 08/08 2014 04:22PM

Updated 08/08 2014 04:29PM

The first annual Big Backpack School Event Giveaway is set for this weekend in the Town of Cullen.

The event, which benefits students Kindergarten through 8th grade will take place between 10 a.m. and 2p.m. Saturday, Aug. 9 at the Town of Cullen Municipal Building.

There will be bounce houses, story time, ice cream and free health screenings.

There will also be special appearances from the Shreveport Mavericks Basketball Team and the Harrison Chapel Praise Dancers.

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