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EAST Enjoys Visit from Soldier

Beau-StricklinMena EAST was privileged to have Beau Stricklin as a special guest speaker to kick off their class’ Veteran’s Day Project.  Stricklin shared his story starting from a young boy growing up in a military family to his present military career.  Stricklin told about personal experiences while serving in the military and he also explained to the students how being in the military has provided he and his family with many
opportunities.

“It was very obvious that Mr. Stricklin is extremely proud to be in the military serving his country.  The EAST students thoroughly enjoyed his military life story, and they want to thank him for taking time out of his day to speak to them.  Mena EAST wants to send Mr. Stricklin and his family best wishes on their new journey to Germany,” said Sherri Sikes, EAST Facilitator, Mena Middle School.

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