The 177 homeless students in Copperas Cove ISD will have a brighter holiday thanks to the generous donations of Metroplex Hospital employees.

In a joint school drive to provide gifts for homeless students in Cove, Killeen and Harker Heights, the hospital held a two-week toy drive where employees and volunteers brought in toys, games, blankets, coats, hygiene items and more for the students.

Read the full story in this Friday's Copperas Cove Herald.

Contact Wendy Sledd at or (254) 501-7476

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