Back To School Supply Drive

School will be back in session soon enough! And NewsChannel 7 and Local 18 News are partnering with Berg Pipe, Counts Real Estate, Domino’s and Peaden Air Conditioning to help area families get ready for the school year.

You can drop off your donations at our station on Front Beach Road, Berg Pipe at the Port, Any Domino’s location in Bay County, Any Counts Real Estate Office in Bay County and Peaden Air Conditioning on Baldwin Road from now until August 1st. For more information about our participating sponsors, please click on their logo to visit their website.

Also visit the Bay County District Schools website http://www.bay.k12.fl.us/ where you’ll find links to their twitter and facebook pages where many of the schools are posting their individual needs.

Together we are #850Strong!

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