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Fans Are Donating $21 After the Kettle Jump
Nothing gets past creative Cowboy fans.  After Ezekiel Elliott's impromptu jump into the Salvation Army kettle in the end zone on Sunday night, the Salvation Army saw a big spike in donations the next day, in the amount of $21. But that jump wasn't all good for #21.
East Texas Bell-Ringer Ties Record
East Texas Bell-Ringer Ties Record
An East Texas man tied this year's record for the longest consecutive bell-ringing streak in the Salvation Army's Red Kettle Campaign. Andre Thompson of Tyler joined fellow ringers, Salvation Army Maj. Marcelino "Butch" Soriano in San Diego, and James Brickson of Albert Lea, Minnesota in the record books, by ringing for more than one hundred consecutive hours.
Red Kettle Campaign Brings Money for 2013
All of that spare change tossed into the famous Red Kettles at storefronts, will add up to thousands of dollars for the Salvation Army's charity work in Lufkin. As my family was about to enter a grocery store last Friday, a bell-ringer was standing at the front and I gave my two oldest daughters some change to drop in. They were so excited to drop the coins in, and even though it wasn't much, the