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Copperas Cove Mayor Bradi Diaz and Copperas Cove Independent School District Deputy Superintendent Rick Kirkpatrick, center, cut the ribbon for the kick-off of the 5th annual Stuff the Bus event Friday morning at the Copperas Cove Walmart.

COPPERAS COVE — An annual event to gather school supplies for students in need is underway in Copperas Cove.

The 5th-annual Stuff the Bus school supply drive kicked off Friday morning with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Copperas Cove Walmart. Copperas Cove Mayor Bradi Diaz joined Copperas Cove Independent School District Deputy Superintendent Rick Kirkpatrick to cut the ribbon in front of a blue CCISD bus. They were joined by Copperas Cove City Manager Ryan Haverlah, dozens of Walmart employees, members of Star Group-Veterans Helping Veterans, Copperas Cove ISD cheerleaders, school mascots and others to help get the event underway.

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