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Backing the Blue

by | Apr 27, 2018 | Life & Style

Paula Jackson bids on a silent auction item at the Farmersville Police Association Gala Saturday, April 21. The gala raised money for several local community events, such as the Angel Tree Program and scholarships. (Wyndi Veigel/The Farmersville Times)

Many people showed up to Back the Blue at the Farmersville Police Association Gala Saturday, April 21. The gala raised money for several local community events, such as the Angel Tree Program and scholarships. For additional photos see the April 26 edition or subscribe online.

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