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Daily Journal
     November 20, 2019      #64-324 KDJ

Letters to a soldier: St. Anne students adopt


By John Dykstra

“How do you spell Afghanistan?” Kim Munyon asked her second-grade class Tuesday morning at St. Anne Grade School. “Do you spell it with a capital ‘A’ or lowercase ‘a’?”

“A capital ‘A’ because it’s a country!” her students responded.

The students were writing their second set of letters to Cat, a soldier in the U.S. Army who is currently serving in Afghanistan.

Cat, a friend of Munyon’s daughter, mentioned she was going to be deployed to Afghanistan last year during a Christmas gathering. Munyon asked if her class could adopt her and send care packages throughout the ...

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