Dollar General donates books to commemorate opening of new store near Great Bend

West Carthage Elementary PTO treasurer, Jamye Montressor; school principal Jamie Sweeney; Dollar General District Manager Michelle Tylor; and Catherine Petrie, Great Bend store manager, display some of the 100 books the variety store donated to the school in commemoration of the opening of the new store on Route 3.

WEST CARTHAGE — In celebration of the opening of its new store at 32270 State Route 3, just outside Great Bend, Dollar General donated 100 books to West Carthage Elementary PTO.

School principal Jamie Sweeney said the books would be distributed through the school’s “New Book, New Year” program, through which each student in pre-kindergarten to fourth grade is given a grade-appropriate book of their choosing at the beginning of the calendar year.

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