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MORE THAN 1,000 PAIRS OF EYEGLASSES DONATED
Monday, July 8, 2013

 
LEXINGTON COUNTY, SC - The Lexington County Sheriff’s Department in partnership with the Cayce-West Columbia Lions Club donated 1,007 pairs of eyeglasses as well as 14 hearing aids to the South Carolina Lieutenant Governor’s Office on Aging. The Sheriff’s Department and Cayce-West Columbia Lions Club collected new and used eyeglasses and hearing aids between June 17 and July 1 during the third annual Recycle for Sight and Sound effort.

Lexington County Sheriff James R. Metts said Three Fountains Resident Deputy Stacey Gadson coordinated the participation of the Sheriff’s Department in the Recycle for Sight and Sound effort. Gadson is a member of the Cayce-West Columbia Lions Club.

The Recycle for Sight and Sound effort reflects the Sheriff’s Department mission of providing professional law enforcement services that enhance the quality of life for all people in Lexington County, Metts said.

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