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Gatesville: Community Hosts Christmas Parties For Soldiers

By: Nichole Perez Email
By: Nichole Perez Email

GATESVILLE (December 16, 2013) There will be three different Christmas parties Thursday in Gatesville for National Guard and Reserve troops training at Fort Hood.

The first, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Peacock River Ranch, is for 140 of the soldiers.

Another 140 soldiers will attend the second party from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The First Army Division West 120th Brigade and their families are invited to the third party from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Soldiers can enjoy choirs from Gatesville ISD, a BBQ meal and other entertainment.

The community partnered with the First Army Division West to throw the Christmas parties for the soldiers who are training to deploy to Afghanistan.


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